Tag: Kresna

History

Simeon IIThe history of Bulgaria separates into four periods: First Bulgarian Kingdom (681 – 1018 AD); Second Bulgarian Kingdom (1185 – 1396 AD); Third Bulgarian Kingdom (1878 – 1945), and newest Bulgarian history.

The First Bulgarian Kingdom

Khan Asparuh found the first Bulgarian State in 681 by  as a leader of a union between the Slavs and the Proto-Bulgarians in their struggle against Byzantium. The following period between the 8th and the 10th centuries brought the political rise and territorial expansion. Read more

Kresna

Kresna GorgeThe town of Kresna is located in the Kresna Gorge on the main road Sofia – Kulata.

The Kresna Gorge is a picturesque and narrow valley made by the river Struma, which goes through rocky and steep banks. Read more