Balkan Pearls

Bulgaria

GENERAL INFORMATION

Location : South East Europe

Neighbors : Turkey, Greece, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia

Relief : Bulgaria is made of mountains and plains. It is home to more than 500 rivers and streams that connect to the Black Sea and the Aegean Sea.

Time zone: GMT + 2

Currency : Bulgarian Lev (1 € = 1.96 Lav - in the month of February 2017)

Capital : Sofia   

Climate : Temperate continental. Winters are cold with snowfall in the mountains. On the other hand, the summers are warm and dry.

Airports : Bulgaria has 4 active airports: Sofia, Burgas, Varna, Plovdiv