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Bulgarian history is full of interesting events, including kingdoms of Thracians and Macedonians, Bulgarian medieval empires, rules of Ottomans and fights for liberation. Bulgaria was an important place for Slavic culture developement (with cirilic alphabet and Old Church Slavonic language). It's ...

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How were the Bulgarians regarded by the Nazis during World War II?

On one hand, the Bulgarians "signed on," with Nazi Germany when the latter was looking for Balkan allies against Russia. So did Hungary and Romania. Hungary had been part of the Austro-Hungarian ...
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Was Sofia really demolished by Bulgarians after 1878 and why?

I've heard many times that when Bulgaria became independent country in 1878, all the town was rebuilded from scratch. After the Russo-Turkish War, architects from Austria–Hungary were invited to shape ...