A Trip to Greece through Rudozem-Xanthi

A Trip to Greece through Rudozem-Xanthi The Rhodopi Mountains are an amazing place where you can have your craved peace and quiet from the everyday noise. The nature here is wonderful, the weather usually mild, and even the summer heat is not as harsh. Another quite unique thing, however, is the fact that the mountain [...]

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The Rada Dupka Cave Near Borovo Village

The Rada Dupka Cave Near Borovo Village There are plenty of interesting places around Borovo village and you can visit them all easily. Whether you want to enjoy nature, which the Rhodopi Mountains have, or you prefer to look at the stars at the Rozhen observatory, you can easily find something that will impress you. [...]

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Holy Cross Day and the Gathering at Krastova Gora

Holy Cross Day and the Gathering at Krastova Gora Holy Cross Day is considered one of the major Christian celebrations. It is also known as The Feast of the Cross, or officially – The Exaltation of the Holy Cross. And while there are 4 such feasts throughout the year, the major one is held on [...]

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Mountain Biking Near Borovo Village

Mountain Biking Near Borovo Village There are not very many things that can compare to the feeling of going downhill through a forest or a biking trail. Not only is the experience amazing, but in the same time you are keeping yourself in good shape. The problem comes when you are not sure where you [...]

By | April 6th, 2018|Landmarks|Comments Off on Mountain Biking Near Borovo Village

Narechenski Bani

Narechenski Bani The Narechenski Bani village is among the most famous Bulgarian balneological resorts. But this is not the only reason why the people of Bulgaria and the world like to visit the place. Actually, the nature there is exceptional, the air is clean and all this contributes to a completely relaxing experience. If you [...]

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Chepelare – What Can You Do There?

Chepelare Chepelare is a beautiful town in the Rhodopi mountains, which attracts many tourists both from Bulgaria and the world. The place is excellent for tourist trips both during the winter and the summer, although it mainly attracts skiing fans and lovers of maintain hikes. An interesting fact is that Chepelare is the second most [...]

By | February 19th, 2018|Landmarks|Comments Off on Chepelare – What Can You Do There?

National Astronomical Observatory “Rozhen”

National Astronomical Observatory “Rozhen” The Rhodopi Mountains hide within them a lot of interesting places, but today we will introduce you to a particular one, which can take you far beyond the limits of Earth – the “Rozhen” observatory. It is an amazing choice for a tourist stop when you are having a trip around [...]

By | February 7th, 2018|Landmarks|Comments Off on National Astronomical Observatory “Rozhen”

Eco trails in the region

Eco trails in the region Ancient roman road – Asenovgrad – Bachkovo The eco trail’s length is 9 km, it begins in front of Asen’s fortress and ends in Bachkovo Village. You will need averagely 3.5 hours (at a slow pace) to get to the end of the eco trail. At the beginning, the [...]

By | May 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Eco trails in the region

Shapran Dupka

Shapran Dupka The stone bridge Shapran Dupka is another interesting natural landmark near Belitsa village in the Rhodope Mountains. The Belishka River has made a hole though the rock and the result is a remarkable cleft. Near the Belitsa village you will find an old village called Hambar dere, where a part of the famous [...]

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Lord’s Ascension Chapel

Lord’s Ascension Chapel Near Borovo village (15 minutes on foot), on top of a ridge, is located the chapel “Lord’s Ascension”. The first thing that makes an impression is that the chapel is built at the end of a hill, however, there is a reason for this and the reason is that the view from [...]

By | May 9th, 2017|Landmarks|Comments Off on Lord’s Ascension Chapel