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Bulgaria Society and Economy

Population, society and rights The Bulgarian population has experienced a demographic decline compared to the 1980s, when the country had nearly nine million citizens. Today they have dropped to just over seven million and it is estimated that, by 2020, Bulgarians could drop to seven million. The phenomenon is directly linked to emigration: between the… Read More »

Travel to Bulgaria

Best travel time for Bulgaria The spring (from April to mid-June) is an excellent time for a visit to Bulgaria. During this period, the weather is usually good, the theater and entertainment venues are in full swing and low-season prices often still apply. The summer (mid-June to early September) is ideal for hiking and festivals,… Read More »

Bulgaria Overview

Republika Bălgarija Official language Bulgarian Capital Sofia Form of government republic Area 110.994 km² Residents 7,700,000 Currency Lew Time zone UTC +2 (OEZ) License plate BG Internet TLD .bg Telephone area code 00359 (Source: ALLCITYCODES) Geography The Republic of Bulgaria (officially: Republika Balgarija) is located on the eastern half of the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast… Read More »