Sofia's renovated fountains in front of the National Palace of Culture will be inaugurated this week, hoping to bring old-days charm back to the popular meeting spot. The water complex had run dry in 1992.
Sofia mayor Boyko Borissov and the chair of the capital's municipal council Vladimir Kissiov gave a start to the "My Hope for Clean Sofia" campaign. The launch of the ecologic campaign coincided with the World Environment Day.
Bulgarians, Romanians, Macedonians and Greeks are travelling to Serbia to try their luck for the EUR 2 M lottery jackpot. The pursuit is becoming even more heated as fatalists are also joining it as the jackpot will be drawn on June 6, 2006.
Medics at an international conference in Varna have announced that 280 000 Bulgarian families were unable to have children, media reported Sunday. The forum brought together 120 scientists, 35 of them foreign guests.
Bulgarians will soon be able to see with their own eyes the space suit of Georgi Ivanov, the country's first man who went in outer space. That will be the main exhibit in a show that opens in Sofia next week, retelling the history of Bulgarian achievemen
An incredible amount of more than four tons of honey was eaten up by Sofia's people on Saturday, in what was an aim at a Guinness record. Visitors to the large South Park were welcomed with jars of the healthy sweetness, a SNA reporter said.
Mercedes, Mini Cooper, Jaguar, Maserati, Opel, Buick and several more were the producers that were featured Saturday in a Sofia parade of retro vehicles. Owners of the old but classy machines drove them to the square in front of the Alexander Nevski Cath
Ronnie James Dio, Deep Purple's Ian Gillen and many more from world rock are set to become a inseparable part of Bulgaria's Black Sea attractiveness. Statues of the rock legends who have performed there will rise in a local "Walk of Rock," media said.
Finnish rock band Apocalyptica will throw a major show for the Bulgarian fans Friday evening in Sofia. This is their second coming to Bulgaria, promising to bring a performance at least as intense as previous ones.
Megastars Depeche Mode, who will perform in Bulgaria in two weeks, will be surprised to find the famous Simpson family in the audience. The Simpsons have "arrived" in Bulgaria and will tour numerous cities, visiting concerts and starring in TV shows.
Bulgarian children were taken on June 1 - the International Children's Day - on a very special ride with a retro tram along Sofia streets. While the kids enjoyed the ride they also had the opportunity to draw.
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