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: 587

"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: 430

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: 745

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: 792

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: 452

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: 574

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: 460

Grand Concert to Promote Bulgaria's NATO Bid

Four national electronic media - Bulgarian National Radio, Bulgarian National Television, private bTV and Darik radio united to promote Bulgaria's NATO bid with a mega concert. The jamboree named "Bulgaria in Favor" will gather the country's singing elite

Society | September 25, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 341

Over Nine Hundred Sites Compete in "Bulgarian Site 2002"

Nine hundred and thirty-eight sites compete in the nine categories of the "Bulgarian site 2002" competition. Most of the sites are corporate, followed by personal and entertainment ones.

Society | September 24, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 497

Charity Concert Raises Funds for National Museum of History

Famous Bulgarian singers will take part in a charity concert at the National Museum of History on Thursday. Pop singers Vassil Naydenov and Silvia Katsarova will sing for free at the concert that will raise funds for the preservation of the cultural and h

Society | September 23, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 432

Over Eighty Bulgarian Towns Join on European Car Free Day

Eighty-four Bulgarian towns participate in the European Car Free Day on Sunday. In the capital Sofia, cars are not allowed to some of the main streets.

Society | September 22, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 392

Hot Movies/Sofia Premieres

NEW BREED OF SPY HERO IN THE BOURN IDENTITY One of the most popular and durable movie genres, the espionage thriller gets a fresh and altogether contemporary approach in Universal Pictures' The Bourne Identity.

Society | September 21, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 539

French Art Dealers Seach for Bulgarian Connoisseurs

The biggest European auction house Etude Tajan will organise a seminar for art connoisseurs and assessors of valuables in Sofia. The lecturer Jean Paul Rocket, financial and administrative director of Edude Tajan, is expected early October.

Society | September 20, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 382

Swedish Ambassador to Award Mini Nobels in Bulgaria

Mini Nobel prizes will be handed to Bulgarian students by the H. E.

Society | September 18, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 669

Sofia Backs EC Resolution on Sports at School

Bulgaria will support and implement the recommendation for at least one hour of physical education at school a day. This transpired after the meeting of EU member states Ministers of Sports in Warsaw.

Society | September 16, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 369

Exotic Bulgarian at Model of the World 2002, Lebanon

Bulgaria's participant in Model of the World 2002 Competition Zhanya Penkova left for Lebanon to deek the victory of the Bulgarian beauty at the prestigious international beauty competition "Model of the World 2002". The capital of this exotic Asian count

Society | September 15, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 515

Hit Irish Play Staged in Sofia

Two actors will play fourteen different characters in the hottest premiere play of Theatre 199, "Stones in Pockets". The comedy will open in Sofia end-November.

Society | September 15, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 387

First Gypsy Magazine in Bulgaria Launched

The first Gipsy magazine in Bulgaria was launched early September just when the country's only Gypsy newspaper marked its eight anniversary. Both publications target Bulgaria's biggest minority that suffers high unemployment rates, severe illiteracy and d

Society | September 15, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 406

Bulgaria's Rubella Company Helps Children in Need

Bulgarian cosmetic company Rubella made a donation in aid of 88 children of law enforcement officials, deceased in exercise of their official duties September 13. The money will be used for textbooks and all that orphans will need at school.

Society | September 13, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 451

Memory of 9/11 Victims Honored at Grand Concert in Sofia

A concert in memory of the victims of September 11th took place in the National Palace of Culture in Sofia on Tuesday evening. The audience saw moving films from the September 11th events before the magnificent concert began.

Society | September 10, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 450

Road Show Against Roma - Bulgarian Prejudices Kicks Off

"We dream together" is the motto of the road show that starts Monday in Bulgaria to prove that good understanding between minorities in Bulgaria can be a reality. A mixed Bulgarian-Roma football team the Danubian town of Lom will play in friendly games ag

Society | September 9, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 488
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