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August 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Plovdiv may be just more than 250km from the seaside, but as of August 2 it will have its own “beach”, on the banks of the Maritsa River. The “Maritsa […]

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Podcast: Groovy and liveable – Plovdiv, European Capital of Culture 2019

July 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

On its way to its place as European Capital of Culture 2019, Bulgaria’s city of Plovdiv is quite the happening place, with a wide range of event ...

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GERB expels MP from parliamentary group over rival bid against party’s Plovdiv mayor

July 21, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s largest parliamentary party GERB has expelled MP Zdravko Dimitrov from its parliamentary group and called on him to quit the National ...

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Three couples marry on stage during opera performance in Bulgaria’s Plovdiv

July 17, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

It is unusual for a wedding to have 3000 witnesses but even more so for it to take place on stage during a live performance of an opera, but that [&he ...