Etropole monastery

The beautiful city of Etropole in Stara Planina

I’ve always enjoyed visiting the small cities of Bulgaria. They are so much different from each other, having such a warm atmosphere where everyone knows each other. At first one thinks there shouldn’t be much to be done in those, nothing like the ‘cool busy life in the capital’ but…

The Canyon of 46 waterfalls near Smolyan

In this post I will cover one of the best natural attractions for me in Bulgaria – the Canyon of Waterfalls. This is an ecopath near Smolyan/resort of Pamporovo, that despite being absolutely impressive and must-see, is still little known. I assume the reason is that it has only recently…

View to the fortress entrance Tsari Mali Grad

Tsari Mali Grad – the fortress near Sofia

If you happen to be in Sofia and have a car, you can do a quick daily escape to the fortress of Tsari Mali Grad. A very pleasant historical sight combining a bit of walking, kids activities and sightseeing. How to reach: Tsari Mali Grad (from Bulgarian: the small city…

Residential areas in Nikopolis ad Nestum

The ancient Roman city Nikopolis ad Nestum near the village of Garmen

I’m a big fan of historical ruins so this first post on the blog will be dedicated to Nikopolis ad Nestum – an ancient Roman city near the village of Garmen, 8 km from Gotse Delchev. How to reach: from Sofia it’s 205 km, through Bansko and Razlog. It’s better to…

Visit Bulgaria

Welcome to Greet Bulgaria!

My name is Svet. I live in Bulgaria, raise my kids in Bulgaria and love travelling. Any time I can, I do take the chance to explore the beauty of my own country. There are tons of hidden spots in Bulgaria that are unparalleled in their beauty. The majority of…