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  • Vampire souvenirs are in high demand
    June 15, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Sozopol souvenir shops urgently are placing orders for Dracula souvenirs, as it turns out that the Sozopol “vampire” and the notorious Romanian count have been relatives. According to the […]

  • Joint tourism project underway in SEE
    June 13, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s government has approved the memorandum of understanding signed in February 2012 regarding the project Cultural and Tourist Route ‘On the Road of Roman Emperors’, informs the Focus news agency. […]

  • You could be in the ‘Complaints Choir’
    June 13, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    If you like singing and feel like complaining, you will get your chance to do both in September in Plovdiv. The Open Arts Foundation is collecting your complaints to include […]

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    ‘Opera in the Park’ in Sofia
    June 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The third annual Opera in the Park is underway in Sofia, continuing until July 6 2012. The venue is the park at the GS Rakovski National Defence Academy. The 2012 […]

  • Stiff fines for unruly beachgoers in Bourgas
    June 11, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Municipal authorities in Bulgaria’s Black Sea city of Bourgas have introduced stiff fines for unruly tourists at the city’s beaches. The sanctions are part of attempts by the municipality and […]

  • Bulgaria’s ‘vampire’ saga continues
    June 11, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    After the finding in recent days of “vampire” burials in Sozopol, Bulgaria’s archaeological vampire saga took a new twist with the unearthing of another one. This time it was near […]

  • New book aims for debate on vanishing Sofia
    June 11, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A group of young people from Sofia University’s sociology department have produced a book documenting the stories of 11 pre-1944 houses that are crumbling into ruins, a sad decline from […]