Eco-trail – The secrets of the water and the waterfall “Shy”

05.01.2022 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
Eco-trail - The secrets of the water and the waterfall "Shy"

On the border between Bulgaria, Macedonia and Greece, in the most southwestern corner of our country rises the small but very beautiful mountain Belasitsa. Due to its location, it is still not well studied, as only a few decades ago it was a special access area. Photo: The mountain is really not very big […]

Manuilova Dupka Cave

22.12.2021 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
Manuilova Dupka Cave

In the land of the village of Ribnovo (Blagoevgrad region) is one of the most interesting caves in our country – Manoilova Cave or as it is better known among the locals – Manuilova Dupka. Geography and location With a total length of 2,117 meters and a displacement of 115 meters, Manuilova Dupka is the longest cave in the […]

The zoo – Hadjidimovo

14.12.2021 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
The zoo - Hadjidimovo

Zoos were created by humans and are an artificial habitat for animals , which usually live in cages of inappropriate size for their natural environment. Unlike them zoos are natural, large spaces that are fenced in order not to escape the animals. They offer a natural habitat for the animal species that inhabit them. If […]

Historical Landscapе Park – Gradishte

15.11.2021 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
Historical Landscapе Park - Gradishte

Gradishte – Historical Landscape Park is still not a very famous tourist destination in Bulgaria, but the Ministry of Tourism is actively trying to promote it through a campaign called “Hidden in front of our eyes”. The park is located not far from the architectural reserve of Dolen village, about 8 km from it. Local legends say that a long […]

St. George’s customs in the village of Gorno Draglishte

08.11.2021 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
St. George's customs in the village of Gorno Draglishte

The village of Gorno Draglishte is a pretty village in the Razlog valley , located about 13 kilometers from the town of Razlog. History says that the name of the village comes from a shepherd named Dragan, who led his flock of sheep to pasture in Rila. Walking, captivated by the views, he found himself in the present village […]

Momina Kula Fortress

01.11.2021 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
Momina Kula Fortress

Bulgarian lands are rich in history and imbued with many unknown mysteries. Hundreds of fortresses and settlements with military equipment have been discovered on our territory. Unfortunately, few of them have withstood the power of nature and time and survived. One of the many fortresses is Momina Kula Fortress – mysterious place with many unknowns, […]

Ancient Roman city – Nicopolis ad Nestum

01.07.2021 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
Ancient Roman city - Nicopolis ad Nestum

Historical facts Nicopolis ad Nestum is an ancient Roman city, which literally means – City of Victory at the Mesta River. The location of this landmark is in southwestern Bulgaria. According to archaeological research, the city existed in the period II-XIII century, which is equivalent to the era from Antiquity to the Middle Ages. This […]

Ecozone „White rocks“

21.06.2021 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
Ecozone „White rocks“

Geography and location Do you want to immerse yourself in an unforgettable atmosphere that will reward you with peace and pleasure? If the answer is yes, then you should definitely visit the Ecozone „White rocks“. The White Rocks Complex is 20 km away from the town of Gotse Delchev(near the village of Gaitaninovo) and is […]

The five Oshtavski mineral springs

14.06.2021 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
Fishing in Belitsa

Location of the springs If you have never heard of the Oshtav mineral springs, today is your lucky day! As their name suggests, they are located around one of the most original settlements in southwestern Bulgaria – the village of Oshtava. Although not very large, Oshtava remains a beautiful village, surrounded by stunningly beautiful nature […]

Yakoruda- waterfall and lakes

07.06.2021 Category: Blog Author: Lucky Bansko
Legends about Vihren peak

Geography and location of Yakoruda Near the favorite holiday cities of all Bulgarians, which are respectively Bansko and Razlog is another iconic city that is worth a visit – Yakoruda. The magnificent town located in southwestern Bulgaria can certainly leave you quite surprised. To be as precise as possible, Yakoruda is located in Blagoevgrad district […]