21 Jan 2022
What is there to do in Bulgaria’s ski resorts when the skiing stops? What is the apres ski scene like? Well if you really want to you can go night skiing in Borovets and Bansko, but come one, have a day off, or should that be a night off! So if you can tear yourself away from the ski runs you’ll find that at night in Bulgaria’s ski resorts is when the fun really starts!
Let’s start with dinner at a local restaurant, or a mehana (meaning tavern) as they call them in Bansko. Bulgarian food is delicious, especially in the numerous restaurants you’ll find in our three featured resorts. All food is sourced
21 May 2021
Wine and Rakia - a must on your next visit to Bulgaria
Traditional Bulgarian drinks are grouped into five main categories: wine, beer, distilled and fermented liquors and hot beverages. The most popular member of the distilled liquors group throughout the Balkans and in Bulgaria is rakia. Rakia, the fruit brandy of the Balkan region, is made by distillation of fermented fruits, such as plums, apricots and grapes, however rakia varieties made of other, less commonly used fruits are also available.
After distillation, plum and grape rakia are sometimes mixed with other ingredients, such as herbs, honey, sour cherries and walnuts.
16 Sep 2019
After England's monumental last 12 months which saw them finish third in the inaugural UEFA Nations League and reach the semi finals of the FIFA World Cup, Gareth Southgate's side turn their attention to Bulgaria looking to extend their excellent run of 12 consecutive European Championship qualifier wins. Bulgaria have never beaten England, with the only two matches between the sides this century ending with a 7-0 aggregate defeat for Bulgaria in the Euro 2012 qualifying campaign.
This Saturday Bulgaria will be looking to end their disastrous record against a formidable England and we've put together our list of some of the