Majestic Monasteries: Exploring Bulgaria’s Spiritual Sanctuaries

Bulgaria is home to a vast number of majestic monasteries, with over 500 preserved monasteries in the country. These spiritual sanctuaries offer visitors a unique and memorable experience, with each monastery showcasing its own unique culture and history. Rila Monastery is the biggest in Bulgaria, located near the oldest ski resort in the country, while…

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Bulgaria’s Rich Spiritual Heritage: Churches, Cathedrals, And Cultural Gems

Bulgaria is home to a vast spiritual heritage, with churches, cathedrals, and cultural gems that stretch back for centuries. With over 2000 churches still standing, Bulgaria has been estimated to have the highest ratio of churches per inhabitant in the world. One of the most iconic of these is the St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in…

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Exploring Plovdiv Through ‘News From Home’: A Collaborative Photo Essay Exhibition

Discover the beauty and complexity of the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv through the eyes of its residents in the ‘News From Home – Plovdiv’ project. Created by Dutch artists Jannemarein Renout and MariĆ«lle Videler, the photo essay captures the essence of Plovdiv’s rich history, diverse culture, and unique character. The project celebrates the city and its residents as well as promoting cross-cultural understanding. The exhibition will take place at Plovdiv’s City Art Gallery and will also be available online. Learn more about the project, the residency experience, and its impact and legacy in this article.

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