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bdz new sleeping car
September 6, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian State Railways, BDZ, said that from September 7, it would bring back “bistro” dining cars on fast trains between the capital Sofia and the Black Sea city of Varna. […]

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Bollywood star Ajay Devgan to feature in video to promote Bulgarian tourism

June 14, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bollywood star actor, producer and director Ajay Devgan is to star in a video to promote Bulgarian tourism, to be broadcast in the Indian market, Bulg ...


Bulgaria’s Albena to invest 130M leva in upgrading resort

June 14, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Albena company is to invest more than 130 million leva (about 66.4 million euro) in upgrading the Bulgarian Black Sea resort over the next five ye ...


Kalofer, Bulgaria: A story of life, lavender and lace

June 11, 2015, by Tricia A Mitchell

Arriving in what was to be our home away from home in rural Bulgaria, we knew not a soul. But by the time we left Kalofer, a village tucked away [&hel ...

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    Varna to offer free city tours in summer 2015
    June 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    From June 15 until the end of the 2015 summer season, Bulgaria’s Black Sea capital Varna will again offer free-of-charge city tours, the Municipal Tourist Information Centre said. The tours […]

  • line of umbrellas on a beach in Greece photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
    Bulgaria’s beaches score improvement in EU bathing waters survey
    May 20, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s coastal bathing waters remain up to the European Union’s mandatory standards, with nearly three-quarters of the country’s beaches meeting the higher “guide values”, according to the latest European Environment [&hel ...