Archive for December, 2017

  • Most read articles in 2017: Nudists, treasures and potholes
    December 24, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    It wasn’t the packaging of a Twix chocolate bar they found at a recently-discovered necropolis near Plovdiv’s Small Basilica, but rather well-preserved glass bracelets dating back to the the 11th to […]

  • Year in Review: Bulgaria in 2017
    December 24, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    The following is the Year in Review for Bulgaria in 2017, divided into months. Year in Review 2017: Bulgaria in January Year in review 2017: Bulgaria in February Year in […]

  • Year in Review 2017: Bulgaria in December
    December 24, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    The Bulgarian Parliament gives its final approval to the 2018 Budget Act after a marathon of two late-night sittings, but not without a drama. The sitting was adjourned to resolve a […]

  • In Bulgaria: The city that does not exist
    December 23, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    When archaeologists find this city in 2000 years from now, they will be stunned. They will discover that Bulgaria, a small and beautiful country on the south-eastern edge of Europe, […]

  • The Sofia Globe wishes you Happy Holidays
    December 22, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Sofia Globe wishes its readers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Over the Festive Season, we shall continue to post the most essential news from Bulgaria […]

  • Short circuit stops public transport in parts of Sofia
    December 22, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    An electrical short in the antiquated electric grid of the electricity provider ČEZ stopped many tram and trolley lines in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia on Friday afternoon. Just as tens […]