Getting There: Batak Lures Skiers, View Fanatics and History Connoisseurs

Whoever loves to ski and loves to do it in Bulgaria, has already visited the obligatory Borovets, Pamporovo and Bansko. But there is another ski site in Bulgaria, brand new actually, that has the potential to overshadow the fame of the resorts just mentio

Society | October 10, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1291

Rubella TV Spot Features Bulgaria's Top Show Star

"The real show for your mouth" is the new video production, which gathers together Bulgaria's top TV show star Slavi Trifonov and the best selling toothpaste of Bulgarian cosmetic company Rubella - Dental Academy Whitening. Dental Academy Whitening's spec

Society | October 10, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1730

Hollywood's Billy Zane Stars in Movie Shot in Bulgaria

Hollywood star Billy Zane arrives in Sofia on Tuesday to join the rest of the cast in his newest movie. The film tells a story that features the mysterious crop circles found in grain fields all over the world and often connected to extraterrestrial activ

Society | October 8, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 7923

PHARE Project Relieves Ghetto Woes of Sofia's Gypsies

Some 13,000 people in the biggest gypsy ghetto in Sofia, Fakulteta, have seen their situation slowly but sensibly improve as a PHARE-Access-funded project were being carried out in the neighborhood. The Sun Shines for All Project was coordinated mainly by

Society | October 7, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 813

Hilton Sofia with Culinary Trip to Italy

Every Tuesday evening Seasons Restaurant at the Hilton Sofia offers a culinary trip to Italy for the best pastas, sauces and traditional Italian food in town, complemented with romantic Italian music. The Italian specialties, prepared by Executive Chef An

Society | October 7, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 545

Vienna Days Charm Sofia Citizens

Vienna's charm will be celebrated in Bulgaria's capital for a month. The two city's mayors Michel Heupl and Stefan Sofianski inaugurated October 5 Vienna's Days in Sofia.

Society | October 6, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 735

Exhibition Shows Contemporary Bulgarian Art in Belgium

The exhibition En Dialogue/Dialogeren will take place from December 6th till December 22d in the Belgian town Landen. It will show works of seventeen Bulgarian artists.

Society | October 5, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 759

Cinema Listings

**BIAD** 108 Rakovska St.

Society | October 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 817

Fashion Trends Fall/Winter

This fall and winter your wardrobe can include bold leather looks to sweet baby doll dresses. Try an equestrian look, complete with a fitted jacket and stretch jodhpurs.

Society | October 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 632

Science: Natural Blondes Might Die Out in Two Hundred Years

The last natural blondes will die out within 200 years, German scientists believe. A study by the experts claims people with blonde hair are an endangered species and will become extinct by 2202.

Society | October 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 648

Active Life for Healthy Days: Yoga

Yoga, was developed by the ancient sages of India and is a system of personal development encompassing body, mind, and spirit that dates back more than 5000 years. The aim of this integrated approach of mind and body control is ultimate physical health an

Society | October 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 628

Forks&Corks: Shopska salad

Ingredients: 3-4 tomatoes, 1 cucumber, 4-5 peppers, 1 onion, 150g brined sheep's cheese, parsley, vinegar, sunflower oil and salt. Bake, peel and seed the peppers.

Society | October 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 802

Hot Movies/Sofia Premieres

** BIRTHDAY GIRL ** Comedy and romance

Society | October 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 736

Getting There: Gabrovo - Reign of Laughter

Gabrovo saw the birth of many famous inventions - the fashion of narrow trousers and short skirts, one-stotinka coin. And this is no big surprise since the inhabitants of Gabrovo are famous with their sense of humour and proportion.

Society | October 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 701

Restaurant of the Week: "Pri Yafata" Serves Traditional Dishes with Flair

This traditional tavern oozes "authentic old Bulgaria" right down to its "unique atmosphere" affording a dinner by a working fireplace. One of Sofia's most attractive taverns, Pri Yafata (Raiko Alexiev Str.

Society | October 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 728

"Primary" Tourism in Bulgaria's Rhodopes Mountain

A route for "primary" tourists is to be set in the Smolyan region. The attraction targets mainly foreign tourists.

Society | October 2, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 543

Bulgarian, British Artists Join in Performing Literature Festival

Performing literature is the literary event of October 2002, which will gather in Bulgaria leading artists and musicians on the international arts scene. Inspired by the success of last year's Scottish writers in Bulgaria festival, the Performing literatu

Society | October 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 934

Unique Bulgarian Handiwork Displayed at Traditzia Charity Gallery

If you are looking for a piece that will always remind you of Bulgaria, you could be sure to make your pick at the Traditzia charity gallery at 38 "Vassil Levski" Blvd. In that cozy place, you could spot not only something to suit your furniture and curt

Society | September 28, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 999

World Famous Kabaivanska Teaches Master Class in Bulgaria

Renowned opera singer Raina Kabaivanska will teach a master class at New Bulgarian University from October 12 till October 22. On October 24th she will have a concert in Hall Bulgaria with Sofia philharmonic orchestra accompaniment.

Society | September 28, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 555

Bulgarian Gymnasts Bring to Life "Orpheus and Euridice"

Twenty-four Bulgarian gymnasts will recreate the "Orpheus and Euridice" love story in October in Sofia. Author of the dance show is the famous Bulgarian eurhythmics gymnast Lili Ignatova.

Society | September 28, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 674

Bulgarian Euro-enthusiasts Celebrate the European Language Day

While Bulgaria is racing towards diplomatic and economic goals to support its EU bid, it is not easy for Bulgarians to share the euro-enthusiasm. But Bulgarian Association "Journalists in Favor of European Union " think that being able to call yourself Eu

Society | September 26, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 559
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