traditions in bulgaria at bulgarian festivals

Festivals and traditions in Bulgaria

Ancient local culture paved the way for festivals and traditions in Bulgaria that are still very much alive today. The country was the Slavic territory of Orpheus and Spartacus. Home to countless treasures, burial tombs, and exquisite art and frescoes reminiscent of centuries gone by, the Bulgarian state has an incredibly rich cultural heritage. Through the festivals and traditions in Bulgaria, the locals still remember the days when men tried to appease the natural elements and trembled before their strength! Rich in beauty, cheerfulness, mysterious voices, fiery dances, and lively colored costumes, rural Bulgarian folklore must be seen, heard, and …

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christmas in madrid

Why you should celebrate Christmas in Madrid

December is here, and Christmas is just around the corner. So if you want to say Feliz Navidad in a caliente tone of voice, now’s your time to do it. In fact, there are hardly any cities that go deep into the Christmas spirit as Madrid does. If that sounds like you, Christmas in Madrid is just the thing for you. There are so many things you to do and see: markets, festive lights, nativity scenes, parades, and many more. Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that at no extra cost to you, The Travel …

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christmas customs and traditions in europe

Christmas customs and traditions in Europe

It’s only the beginning of December, but everywhere in the world preparations for Christmas have already started. The most important avenues in our cities shine under sparkling Christmas lights, the Christmas markets are open, shops are playing Christmas songs, and people are already searching for the perfect Christmas tree to decorate at home. Though we are all celebrating the same holiday, different Christmas customs and traditions in Europe make every celebration special in its own way. It’s the perfect time to get into the holiday spirit, so I’m inviting you to join me on a virtual tour to discover the …

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