Paperback Bulgaria : the Bradt travel guide / Annie Kay.
Publication year: 2020
Edition: Third edition.
Publisher: UK : Bradt Travel Guides Ltd,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 1784774707 9781784774707 (pbk.) :
Previous edition: 2015.
Introduction -- -- PART ONE GENERAL INFORMATION -- Chapter 1 Background Information -- Geography, Climate, Natural history and conservation, Archaeology, History, Government and politics, Economy, People, Language, Religion, Education, Culture -- Chapter 2 Practical Information -- When to visit, Suggested itineraries, Tourist information, Maps, Tour operators, Activity and special-interest holidays, Red tape, Embassies, Getting there and away, Health, Safety, Women travellers, LGBT travellers, Travelling with a disability, Toilets, What to take, Money, Budgeting, Getting around, Accommodation, -- Eating and drinking, Shopping, Museums, churches and historic sites, Arts and entertainment, Sport, -- Photography, Media and communications, Cultural etiquette, Travelling positively -- -- PART TWO THE GUIDE -- Chapter 3 Sofia -- History, Getting there and away, Getting around, Tourist information, Where to stay, Where to eat and drink, Entertainment and nightlife, Shopping, Other practical
Bulgaria's charms include the attractive Black Sea coastline with a mixture of secluded coves and nature reserves, rugged mountainous scenery, with a wealth of wild flowers, birds and mammals, and several flourishing ski resorts. Fully updated for this third edition by expert author Annie Kay (for over 10 years Chairman of the British-Bulgarian Society and a part-time resident of Sofia), Bradt's Bulgaria offers a comprehensive guide to this increasingly popular country. Detailed background information is combined with everything from tips on the best hotels and mehanas to hiking through the Rila Mountains in search of brown bear or simply strolling around Nesebur's harbour. Bradt's Bulgaria also offers better coverage of the country's compelling natural history than any other guide. New for this edition are greater coverage of outdoor activities and adventure trips, a fresh perspective on Bulgaria's burgeoning music scene and nightlife, significantly increased coverage of food and w
344 pages : illustrations (colour), maps (black and white, and colour)