Languages: Bulgarian, English, German, Russian;
There are places which hold an inexplicable appeal. You only need to have one glimpse at them and you cannot help the urge to wander through these an in, to get to know them, to find out what makes them so interesting and magical to discover their core – there very heart.
Such places and their stories pull you in and you cannot forget them. They conjure up images before your eyes, which you take in and contemplate wishin< i In immerse yourself in them to become part of the fairy tale, of the legend.
Bulgaria is dotted with such places – they draw you toward them, beguiling you with their enchanting stories – you listen to them and you wish to make them your own and then share them with the people close to your heart.
High mountain peaks are shrouded by clouds and by legends. Rivers murmur happy tales or thunder terrifying stories from times gone-by. Forests hoard myths about nymphs and brave men with freedom-loving hearts. Sea waves allure with tales about brave voyagers, ingenious fishermen and the women in love standing on the shore and staring at the horizon with trepidation. Each and every flower in the meadows whispers a secret to the wind and the wind carries it away to please the ear of those who can commune with life’s wonders.
The book “200 tales in photographs” is the result of our using our best efforts to gather together some of the most interesting stories, the ones we would not want you to miss. Accept it as a travel guide to the heart of Bulgaria. It will tell you what treasures are buried in these lands. It will direct your gaze and increase your curiosity. We are certain that once you have immersed yourself in its pages it will awake in you an urge to pack and embark on a real journey through our wondrous country. Follow your heart’s desire. You will discover fabulous sights, you will hear numerous incredible stories, and you will return home remembering the vibrant colours and beguiling aromas; enriched with your encounters with a splendid countryside and smiling, hospitable people. We hope that our book will be the first step in your making a personal connection with Bulgaria.
Enjoy the pictures and bon voyage!