Bulgaria is a piece of heaven. It impresses with the beauty of azure, warm sea and the magnificent mountains covered with snow. It is situated in South-eastern Europe, in the eastern part of the Balkan Peninsula. It has a varied relief of high peaks and sprawling mountain rangers, large plains and deep valleys, over 500 curative mineral springs, dozen of unique natural phenomena and 2000 thrilling caves, a healthy climate and diverse flora and fauna.
Although Bulgaria occupies only 2% of the territory of Europe it is generously gifted with natural landmarks and diversity of landscape, mild moderate climate, rich variety of flora and fauna, and abundance of curative mineral springs. Very beautiful and picturesque are the mountains of Rhodope, Pirin and Rila with their old forests, numerous caves, magnificent gorges, waterfalls and lakes.
In the Bulgarian mountains there are marvelous winter resorts, which offer excellent conditions for recreation. Some of the most popular ones are Pamporovo resort, Bansko, Borovetz resort, Devin, Chepelare and etc. Along the Black Sea coast there are also many opportunities for ecological tourism, natural reserves and beautiful beaches.
In Bulgaria there are numerous ecologically clean places, which have preserved their traditional appearance and genuine spirit. There one has the opportunity simultaneously to enjoy the marvelous Bulgarian nature and to share the preserved rich Bulgarian traditions and folklore. Elena and its region, Shiroka luka and its region, Melnik, Tryavna, Rupite, Kotel, Zheravna, Bozhentzi, Arbanassi, Kovachevtzi, Koprivshtitsa are only some of those places.