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Travelling to Bulgaria.

Are you preparing your trip to Bulgaria? Gulliway will help you to plan an interesting route and give you the best advice on exciting places and sights in Bulgaria. It also enables you to calculate your trip costs. We collect statistic data on trips to Bulgaria from our club’s members. It helps us to make recommendations on planning your journey. For instance: Why do tourists travel to Bulgaria? The most popular activities are Camping, Sightseeing . Travellers go to Bulgaria from around the world, .

Few countries of Bulgaria, rich in lands and cultures, are the most interesting for tourists. Pay your special attention to Bulgaria . There are many different resources concerning travelling to these countries on our website: travelling to Bulgaria.

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Bulgaria regions.

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    Geographically Bulgaria consists of the following regions: Smolyan, Oblast Sofiya, Sliven, Silistra Province, Ruse Province, Shumen, Stara Zagora, Oblast Tŭrgovishte, Oblast Vratsa, Yambol Province, Oblast Vidin, Oblast Veliko Tŭrnovo, Varna Province, Razgrad, Oblast Plovdiv, Sofia, Oblast Khaskovo, Gabrovo, Dobrich, Burgas Province, Oblast Kŭrdzhali, Oblast Kyustendil, Pernik, Pleven, Oblast Pazardzhik, Montana Province, Lovech, Blagoevgrad.

    Cities of Bulgaria

    If you plan a trip to Bulgaria, pay special attention to Sofia . .

    Routes and travel notes about Bulgaria.

    Start browsing routes database from here: All routes of Bulgaria. There is a special resource for means of transportation: Bulgaria transport . According to it, the most popular ways to travel to Bulgaria .

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      Bulgaria (/bʌlˈɡɛəriə, bʊl-/ ( listen); Bulgarian: България, tr. Bǎlgariya), officially the Republic of Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Република България, tr. Republika Bǎlgariya, IPA: [rɛˈpublikɐ bɐɫˈɡarijɐ]), is a country in southeastern Europe. It is bordered by Romania to the north, Serbia and Macedonia to the west, Greece and Turkey to the south, and the Black Sea to the east. The capital and largest city is Sofia; other major cities are Plovdiv, Varna and Burgas. With a territory of 110,994 square kilometres (42,855 sq mi), Bulgaria is Europe's 16th-largest country.

      One the earliest societies in the lands of modern-day Bulgaria was the Neolithic Karanovo culture, which dates back to 6,500 BC. In Antiquity (6th–3rd century BC), the region became a battleground for Thracians, Persians, Celts and Macedonian Greeks until it was conquered by the Roman Empire in 45 AD. The Eastern Roman, or Byzantine, Empire lost some of these territories to an invading Bulgar horde in the late 7th century. The Bulgars then founded the first unified Bulgarian state in 681 AD which dominated most of the Balkans and significantly influenced Slavic cultures by developing Cyrillic script. The First Bulgarian Empire lasted until the early 11th century when Byzantine emperor Basil II conquered and dismantled it. A successful Bulgarian revolt in 1185 established a Second Bulgarian Empire which reached its apex under Ivan Asen II (1218–1241). After numerous exhausting wars and feudal strife, the Second Bulgarian Empire disintegrated in 1396 and its territories fell under Ottoman rule for nearly five centuries.

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