Bulgaria sits pretty in the Balkans and has some of the most awesome up-and-coming hotspots for travelling.
Let's start with Bulgaria's capital, Sofia. It's got some impressive landmarks and architecture – we’re looking at you Alexander Nevsky Cathderal. But Sophia's also got an incredible nightlife to get amongst.
Want more? Other Bulgarian highlights include the beautiful Rila Monastery and the hearty local cuisine on offer throughout the country.
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An underrated skiing destination, Bulgaria has some awesome snow sports resorts that you just gotta go and check out for yourself. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned pro, head to the Borovets ski resort where you can have fun hitting the slopes. Ready to shred?
If you haven’t heard the hype, we’ve got some news for you: Rila Monastery is made from 100% bucket list material. Set in the middle of a forest in the Rila Mountains, this UNESCO World Heritage Centre is full of colourful architecture and quirky religious artworks. Translation? This is THE must-visit monastery in Bulgaria.
Get excited for plenty of history and architecture to discover on a fascinating walking tour of Plovdiv. When you’re here in Bulgaria’s second-largest city, be sure to take a stroll through the Old Town and check out the Theatre of Philippopolis. There’s many hidden gems to explore here, so add Plovdiv to your must-see list for the Balkans.