Tag: Serdica

SPA Resorts

Spa PomorieThe Thracians settled around the hot mineral springs, then the Romans built their SPA centers like Augusta (present Hissarya), Dezudava (Sandanski), Pautalia (Kyustendil) and Serdica (Sofia).

With its favourable climate, 378 km long coastal sandy beach strip, over 500 mineral springs varying in chemical composition, temperature and curative possibilities, lagoon mud sources Bulgaria is extremely attractive for spa recreation and tourism. Read more

Culture

Thracian Tomb of SveshtariThe Bulgarian lands have been inhabited by various ethnic groups that have developed a rich and varied culture.

The earliest monuments are the drawings found in the Magura cave (Second Millennium BC), the remains from Paleolithic cultures in several caves in Stara planina (Balkan Mountains) and the Rhodope Mountains.

Traces of some seaside Neolithic and Palaeolithic cultures have been found in the areas of cape Kaliakra and the southern seaside town Ahtopol. Read more