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Plovdiv becomes friends with Hainan (China!) WooHoo!

Today we (well, we as a city- but to be exact the people doing the signing were District Governor Zdravko Dimitrov and President of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Committee Yu Sung ) signed a contract establishing twin-regional relations with the Chinese province Hainan. The agreement was signed in the Hall of the Regional Administration Plovdiv.

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Hainan is an island

The partnership with Hainan Province aims to expand cooperation between the two countries and promote mutual understanding between the peoples of Bulgaria and China, reported the press office of the District Administration.

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For the twelfth time Plovdiv holds its traditional „Night of museums and galleries.“

For the twelfth time Plovdiv holds its traditional „Night of museums and galleries.“

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night of the museums

The event is held on two consecutive days – on 23 and 24 September (Friday and Saturday), and the program includes more than 140 exhibitions, concerts, tours, architectural sites, screenings, lectures, meetings with artists, parties and more.

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Bulgarian Beauty through the ages – part one

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In  our short article we have tried to make a list of the last Miss Bulgaria winners. That turned up to be surprisingly challenging.Why? Well, first off there isnt just one Miss Bulgaria contest, there are a couple and they all say that they are the original, legal Miss Bulgaria.

 

The problem with establishing just one , original and legal contest is bigger than it seems at first .The current situation now creates loopholes – foreign and international Miss Universe, Mrs World and other contests cannot make the difference between a small, unofficial beauty pageant and an official one.  This creates unpleasant situations where people no one has ever heard of turn up to be `winners ` of beauty pageants.

Like her …

with photoshop …

 

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5 Restaurants in Plovdiv city centre worth visiting

5. Are you travelling on a low budget? Would you like to try a lot of traditional Bulgarian dishes without spending a lot of money?

Why dont you try the take away in „Hranitelen centur Viteks 90“

In the middle of main street it has a wide array of high quality take away food – you can buy a small quantity of a lot of different foods and try them all!

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Plovdiv reveals the biggest early Christian basilica on the Balkan Peninsula

The biggest early Christian basilica on the Balkan Peninsula – the Great Basilica in Plovdiv will be included in the sites recognized by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage in Bulgaria, announced the hosts of the VII-th International Meeting on Tourism, which opened today in Plovdiv.

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Zlatio Boyadjiev- a compilations of paintings

Zlatio Boyadjiev is one of the most famous bulgarian artists, and there is some speculation that he might be the most expensive one! Just a few months ago the Plovdiv City Gallery had an exhibition dedicated to him and we , the PlovdivTours team, think its high time we featured him in our blog!

PS : We pass right by his house on the tour!

Enjoy!