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9 MUST-SEE natural phenomena in Bulgaria

People tell us about the amazing nightlife Bulgaria offers. While we do believe them and we did care about it back in the days, as we grow older our focus has shifted. Right now, we enjoy visiting natural phenomena and admiring the incredible artistic talent of nature. For those of you who, like us, are fans…

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Bulgaria Natural Phenomena Travel

The Wonderful Bridges (Magnificent bridges)

If anyone has got you by your throat, forcing you to choose one location to visit while in Bulgaria, forget about restaurants, bars, night life or anything else. Pack your bags instead, wear your comfy shoes, and head off to the Wonderful Bridges (also called Magnificent Bridges). How to get to the Wonderful Bridges? Theoretically,…

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Bulgaria Destinations Mountains Natural Phenomena Travel

Karandila: one of the most beautiful places we’ve seen

Even if you’ve already heard of Bulgaria or considered visiting it, I bet you never thought someone could be recommending Sliven, let alone an area 30 minutes drive away from the town. Well, that’s because many are engaging into showing you the beaten path. Let us take you away from it for a while and…

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Belogradchik’s rocks and the beautiful nun legend

Ah, Belogradchik! Before we visit it, I had this idea that the rocks can only be seen inside and around the Kaleto fortress. Nobody told us, that the entire Belogradchik is surrounded by them and the fortress is simply the highest point with a view to the entire city and all rock formations surrounding it. We decided…

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Bulgaria Day Trips Destinations Natural Phenomena Travel

Stob Pyramids: nature is gorgeous even when sick

A day trip from Sofia that we strongly recommend is a visit to the Stob Pyramids. A gorgeous destination just an hour, hour and something from Sofia, you can combine this with a visit to the Rila Monastery. The Stob Pyramids are a natural formation, caused by the heavy rains and wind in the area…

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The Eyes of God cave (Prohodna Cave): a MUST SEE!

The first time we saw pictures from the Eyes of God cave (Prohodna cave) we didn’t even realize it’s located in Bulgaria. Luckily, it is. And the best part: it’s only about an hour drive from Sofia (112km)! How to get to the “Eyes of God” (Prohodna) Cave? To our knowledge there is no bus, nor any…

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Karadjov Stone: crazy place, wow views and awesome legends

Do you want to be freaking out, while trying not to slide down a nearly vertical rock, passing under a massive stone, stuck between the tallest sides of this very same rock? I know you do! You can find this place close to the Cross Forest I told you about recently. Well, close is a…

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Bulgaria Day Trips Destinations Mountains Natural Phenomena Sofia Travel

Golden Bridges, Vitosha Mountain in pictures

The Golden Bridges in Vitosha Mountain near Sofia are definitely one of our favourite places to visit. This summer we’ve been there twice and the view seems more spectacular every time! I am pretty sure you’ll quickly understand why by the pictures below. A quick trip to the Golden Bridges in Vitosha If you’re looking…