Category Archives: Sofia and surroundings

Experience a Magic Sunrise in Sofia (and 7 reasons to choose it)

If you are in Sofia and wondering what to do and how to enjoy your trip to Sofia by doing something interesting and different, I highly recommend you to attend the Magic Sunrise in Sofia (FREE)! This time I will share with you how it felt to attend that amazing outdoor experience in Sofia which…
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7 cool activities and things to do in Sofia

If you are heading to Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, and still wondering what to do and how to make the best of your trip, here are 7 cool activities and things to do in Sofia that we recommend!   1.     Experience a magic sunrise near Sofia Do you enjoy sunrises?  If your answer is…
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9 things to see and do in Sofia

@ photo credit Jay Dred (@jay_dred) Hey traveler, welcome to Sofia, Bulgaria! Whether you have been here before or it's your first time here, rest assured that this not-yet-so-famous city has so much to offer! Every corner breathes with history, energy and awesome people.  Those are a few of our most favorite picks of Sofia,…
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5 Reasons why you should try mineral bathing in Sofia

If you are the adventurous type and always searching for the best local experience, then check this out. Asen, the founder of Balcanic: will explain to you why soaking in the mineral water is his number 1 way to keep viruses away and stay healthy. It’s coming deep from the ground at 47 degrees /…
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How to get to and sleep over in the Rila monastery

About the Rila monastery The monastery was built some 10 centuries ago by Ivan Rilski. It has 5 floors, 4 of which are visible and one is “hidden” due to requirements at the Ottoman time. This is the biggest monastery in Bulgaria and therefore a real must see, housing the biggest collection of icons on…
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