All posts in Leisure

  • Bulgaria: Big concerts scheduled for 2018
    December 25, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    The new year 2018 will offer a lot of culture to Bulgarians. Musicians and acts of all kinds will land at Sofia Airport, some even in their own aircraft, in […]

  • 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 […]

  • Spot on Bulgarian Music: Milcho Leviev “Little John John”
    December 19, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    One of the greatest Bulgarian composers celebrates his 80th birthday today. Milcho Leviev was 6 years old when the deportation of Bulgaria’s Jews was prevented, during fascism. In communist Bulgaria, […]

  • The Bulgarian traffic quiz question
    December 18, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    The situation: At the intersection Boulevard Hristo Botev and Pirotska Street, in Sofia (Bulgaria), Trams 22 (red), 6 (blue) and 20 (orange) intend to transport their passengers from A to […]

  • Smokie: “Needles and Pins” in Burgas and Varna
    December 16, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    “Laying Back in the Arms of Someone” is easy while Smokie brings back memories. The Pop and Rock band, one of the most popular in the 1970-s, is still alive. […]

  • Getting into the Spirit of Bulgaria’s Rakiya
    December 13, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    It’s the intoxicating (well, yes), aromatic fire in the veins and breath of Bulgaria. The traditional accompaniment to the salad at the opening of the meal. The pride of the […]