All posts tagged Sofia

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November 28, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A light dusting of snowfall began on the evening of November 28 in Sofia, the first of the 2016/17 winter season, as every region of Bulgaria faced a “code yellow” […]

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Lufthansa flights at Sofia Airport resume, pilots not ruling out further strikes

November 26, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Flights by German carrier Lufthansa to and from Sofia Airport were operating normally on November 26 after being cancelled the previous three days bec ...


Sofia’s Borissova Gradina: The lungs of the city

November 22, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus of

The communists called it “Freedom Park”: Borisova Gradina is the largest and oldest park in Sofia. Most of it is actually a forest. The park sprea ...


Bulgarian anti-migrant protest attracts a few dozen participants

November 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A strong police presence was deployed as a protest was held in Bulgarian capital Sofia against illegal migration and demanding the closure of refugee ...

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    In the heart of Sofia, Bulgaria: The German Christmas Market
    November 19, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus of

    A nice-looking sign saying “The German Christmas Market” in German welcomes visitors who enter it from the north. But, even without that sign, anyone will identify this event as what it […]