All posts tagged Plovdiv

  • Prosecutors investigating Plovdiv mayor tape controversy
    October 23, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Prosecutors have begun an investigation after audio tapes were posted online purported to be of Plovdiv mayor Ivan Totev talking about politically-motivated manoeuvres to benefit the GERB party that he […]

  • What’s on: Plovdiv Jazz Nights, October 3 to 5
    September 30, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    British drummer Carl Palmer’s band is among the stars appearing at the 2013 Plovdiv Jazz Nights at the Boris Christoff House of Culture in Bulgaria’s second city, from October 3 […]

  • 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 […]