All posts in Travel

Beach at Lozenets on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
May 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s coastal bathing waters remain up to the European Union’s mandatory standards, with a growing ratio of spots meeting the higher “guide values”, according to the latest European Environment Agency […]

Bulgarian Black Sea ports expect cruise ship boost because of Crimea crisis

April 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The 2014 summer season will see an increase in the number of cruise ships docking at Bulgaria’s Black Sea ports of Varna, Bourgas and Nessebur, ...

Photo: dlakme/

Bulgaria could further ease visa process for Russians – ambassador

April 2, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s government planned to make it even easier for Russian nationals to receive visas, the country’s ambassador to Moscow Boiko Kotsev said ...

(Photo: loehrwald/

European Commission proposes ‘more flexible’ Schengen visa rules

April 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission (EC) has announced proposed changes to the EU’s Schengen visa system that it says will simplify procedures and benefit t ...

  • Photo: Piotr Lewandowski
    Making the most of your life abroad
    February 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Are you embarking on a new adventure? Whether you are moving abroad for your job, for love or to open a new business, living in a foreign country can be […]

  • Photo: Gisela Royo/
    Is it becoming a lonelier planet?
    January 12, 2014, by Daniel Bardsley for The Prague Post

    Turn the clock back a decade or two, and every backpacker would be clutching a copy of a Lonely Planet travel guide. From Delhi to Budapest, from Prague to Bangkok, […]

  • jat airways
    JAT Airways flies to history
    October 11, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    JAT Airways, the national flag carrier and largest airlineof Serbia, and formerly Yugoslavia, founded in 1927, officially flies to history within two weeks. The new national carrier Air Serbia would […]

  • videomapping prague
    Prague will lighten up
    October 11, 2013, by The Prague Post

    Paris may be known as the City of Light, but soon Prague will be trying to lay claim to that title, if just for a few days. A festival called […]