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March 18, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

It came with a lot of speed, 65 million years ago. It did exceed the speed limit, when it approached a blue sphere, which was hanging there, in space, the […]

Airbus A380 hero Mario Bakalov: The only Bulgarian pilot with Lufthansa

March 9, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

The 36-year-old Mario Bakalov calls two countries home. Until he was 10, he lived in Sofia, Bulgaria. Then, he went on to Germany with his family. Wit ...

Bulgaria’s Mutafova, 94, bids for Guinness record for oldest working actress

November 19, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

An official application has been submitted for 94-year-old Bulgarian Stoyanka Mutafova to be named by the Guinness Book of Records as the world’ ...

Vilian Stefanov: Walking 570km on Bulgarian railway lines

November 2, 2016, by

Do you remember Vilian Stefanov? Yeah, he is the guy who crossed Bulgaria by boat and on foot, some two month ago. Now, he embarked on his next crazy ...

  • Anna Dimitrova: A Bulgarian top manager in Germany
    October 17, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    As a teenager, Anna Dimitrova lived through the collapse of communism. Her father, who suddenly lost his job back then, taught her how to look for new opportunities. Exactly 20 years […]

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    Bulgaria Now podcast: Love leads to Bulgarian wine tours
    September 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Danish-born Zina Sorensen and her Bulgarian partner set up in 2015, offering tours of Bulgaria’s wine regions to introduce foreigners to the delights of the country’s cuisine and viniculture. Plovdiv-base ...

  • Lancelot Nelson: Shooting the Podcaster
    August 31, 2016, by

    Since May of 2014, Lance Nelson has been recording and publishing his podcast “Bulgaria Now”. On a regular basis, he interviews expats in Bulgaria and Bulgarians. Hundreds follow his podcasts, […]