All posts tagged archaeology

  • Bulgarian police bust group raiding Thracian tombs
    December 8, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian police bust a group that was illegally excavating Thracian tombs near the town of Pernik, the Interior Ministry said on December 8. Eight men from Sofia were arrested in […]

  • Archaeology: Bulgaria’s 2013 season draws to a close
    September 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The archaeology season for Bulgaria is winding down, with a number of dig teams announcing their findings in recent days. Although this summer has not yielded any treasure troves comparable […]

  • 14th-century poison ring found near Bulgaria’s Kavarna
    August 20, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian archaeologists working on the remains of the medieval fortress on Cape Kaliakra, near the town of Kavarna on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast, have found a well-preserved poison ring, […]

  • Iron Age necropolis near Strouma motorway in Bulgaria destroyed
    August 7, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Part of an early Iron Age necropolis in Doupnitsa district in southwestern Bulgaria, in the immediate vicinity of the recently-launched stretch of Strouma motorway, has been destroyed, Bulgarian National Television […]