In 2019, Plovdiv is one of the two cities awarded to be European Capital of Culture (along with Matera, Italy). The entire city is blooming with activity and has already transformed into an incredible urban scene, with many cultural events
If you are planning your first visit to our ancient city, you are probably wondering right now what to see in Plovdiv. While the city is relatively small (about 400 000 inhabitants), it has a rich history spanning several millennia.
Charming old houses make for an incredible backdrop for your vacation pictures - but if you like more unconventional selfies or just enjoy street art, you need to consider exploring Plovdiv's most beautiful spray paint works! There are many locations
So, you have planned a one-day trip to Plovdiv? Congratulations, you are about to embark on a colourful journey through the ages in one of the oldest continuously-inhabited cities in the world! There is so much to see (and experience)
Religion has always played an important role in the development of Bulgaria throughout the centuries. It has stood as a symbol of faith, as a unifier and as a means of preserving the spirit and culture of a nation that