Facts

  • Officially: Republic of Bulgaria
  • Capital: Sofia
  • Population: 7.4 million
  • Language: Bulgarian
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 71 years (men), 78 years (women)
  • Currency: lev
  • A member country of the European Union and NATO
  • Here you will find Roman ruins, incredible beaches, medieval cities, and lots of forests.
  • Not many tourists outside Sofia, the capital city.

News about Bulgaria

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  • BBC
  • NYTimes

Geography

  • Area: 110,994 sq km (42,855 sq miles)
  • Situated in the eastern Balkans