The mountain villages of Bulgaria

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The mountain villages of Bulgaria are extremely beautiful and full of history. In the old times the villages were occupied with many people and were great for hiding from the enemy. Today the villages are populated and full with tourists every winter.

the village of buzhentsi

The village of Buzhentsi sits on the northern side of the Rhodope mountains bordering Greece, it has a big population with a lot of tourism mostly in the winter time because of skiing in the mountains. The village in the old days with the Turkish occupation was under big hunger and people were suffering left and right. After the war the villagers decided to extend the village and rebuild it after what they gone through. Today the village expects many tourists from around Europe with many ski resorts and hotels, it is a wonderful experience and a beautiful village to explore.

the village of Ribaritsa

The village of Ribaritsa sits in the western side of the mountains with a beautiful view of the crystal clear waters and big green mountains. The village when it was occupied it had many struggles with the enemy and the people had to move and go in some other village around the mountains. Today the village is occupied again with many villagers coming back and still building more hotels and attractions to attract tourism. Ribaritsa is great for kayaking, and mountain climbing for it has wonderful mountains to climb and great waters to kayak. It is a beautiful village with history behind it and modern things to do as well.

the village of Zheravna

The beautiful traditional village of Zheravna sits in the southern side of the mountains with a marvelous view of the old houses and some new houses as well that the new people have built. The village in the old times suffered enormously from Turks and for the people to get there freedom back they had to suffer and fight for their freedom. The village of Zheravna is the oldest village in the mountains of Bulgaria and for that the villagers have a lot of history, the village is great for mountain biking, and hiking around the villages and the mountains, it is a wonderful view of everything, that is why they are many tourists luring around there every fall to spring time.

the village of Orehovo

Lastly the village of Orehovo sits in the middle of the Bulgarian mountains, its beauty, and attraction attracts many tourists from around the globe. Its history goes all the way back to pre historic Bulgaria and for that reason it holds a great sum of history. The village is great for hiking, mountain biking, and in winter time skiing. The village in winter time fills with tourists especially the ski resort and the small hotel because they say it is great for its local food and its warm hospitable villagers, that is why tourists keep on coming back for more of the great luxuries that the village hotel gives, it is a beautiful village with amazing sports, and every mountain village around there holds its own tradition and history that the villagers keep alive still today.


Bulgaria, Mountain Villages

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Hi my name is Anastasia Gianniotis and i wanted this job because im a college student and i really need a job.I am very hardworking and i follow directions without breaking rules.

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author avatar cnwriter..carolina
31st Jul 2013 (#)

another wonder filled page indeed..thank you Anastasia,,,,

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author avatar Mariah
31st Jul 2013 (#)

Beautiful images

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author avatar Anastasia Gianniotis
1st Aug 2013 (#)

Thanks very much.

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