A FRAGRANT AND COLORFUL LAND
While the rest of world is trying to get rid of bacteria, the Bulgarians are proudly growing and – exporting it. The famous yogurt bacteria of Momchilovtsi village became one of the main Bulgarian exports in the past decade, ever since a major Chinese dairy company introduced it to the market. It is now officially one of the most popular yogurts in the world. Bulgaria really does have particular land and climate conditions, not only for bacteria bus also for – roses. There is no other place in the world, where the roses grow so beautiful and special. The Bulgarian Rose has become internationally known for beauty industry and gastronomy and each June millions of people attend Rose festival in Kazanlak region where old traditions are cherished. The visitors can enjoy in rose picking ritual, watch rose distillation process, try rose products from sweets to liquors, purchase natural organic rose beauty products or perfume and enjoy in folklore dances and parade surrounded by roses.
Nothing in Bulgaria is ordinary; it is a fragrant and colorful land full of surprises, with a rich ethno tradition and delightful architecture. It can be visited as a part of Balkan tour or as a mono destination, and main sights include Sofia, Plovdiv, Arbanasi, Kazanlak, Veliko Tarnovo, Varna, Rila and many more.
It is a perfect destination for cultural escorted tours (private or groups) and a great value for money. Visiting Bulgaria is a great idea for experienced travelers looking for new destinations and inspirations, and this unique country surely will not disappoint.