All posts tagged Plovdiv

  • Plovdiv’s 2013 Night of Museums and Galleries: Photos
    September 22, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The ninth annual Night of Museums and Galleries in Plovdiv brought thousands of visitors to the streets of Bulgaria’s second city. Notwithstanding its name, the “Night” spanned September 20 and […]

  • Russian soldier on Plovdiv hill gets undressed
    September 21, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Aloysha, the soaring landmark monument to the Soviet army on Plovdiv’s Bunardzhika hill, was stripped by climbers of the red cloak and black gag with which it had been adorned […]

  • Bulgaria heads for Unification Day long weekend
    September 5, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria has a long weekend from September 6 as the country marks Unification Day, with Plovdiv the main focus of celebrations. Unification Day commemorates the 1885 re-unification of Bulgaria that […]

  • Restaurant Review: Gusto
    June 14, 2013, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    As a youth, I once was among a group of people who – for reasons too dreary to go into – had to fill in a questionnaire which included, “do […]