Marco Polo Bulgaria: theTravel Guide with Insider Tips Experience all of Bulgaria's attractions with this up-to-date and authoritativeguide, complete with 'Best Of' recommendations. You'll discover fantastichotels, restaurants, and trendy places to go, plus information on festivals andevents and possibilities for sports and active pursuits; there are also ideasfor shopping and tips for those on a budget. Further sections include: TravelTips, Travel with Kids, Links, Blogs, Apps & more, Bulgarian phrase bookand index. Bulgaria is the beautiful stranger at the southeastern tip of South EastEurope. The beach, sea and party atmosphere still feature strongly in thetravel brochures, but there is more than that to see and do and plenty ofsurprises in store: culture and nightlife in the nation's capital, Sofia;dreamy mountain villages in the Rhodopes; magnificent mountain scenery in theRila and Pirin ranges; and much else besides. With MARCO POLO Bulgaria you will experience a country full of contrasts, anenticing blend of East and West. You will encounter lively temperaments andMediterranean laissez-faire. This practical pocket-sized guide takes you fromremote mountain villages to bustling cities, from fine beaches to barrenmountains. The extremely hospitable country offers something for everyone: swimmers,culture vultures, gourmets, hikers and skiers. The Insider Tips reveal where you can follow the footsteps of Orpheus andEurydice, where you can see the famous fire dancers and experience a wonderfulsunset over the Black Sea. The 'Best Of' pages point out some experiencesunique to Bulgaria, recommend things to do for free, and have tips for rainydays and where you can relax and unwind. A bit of everything! Whether on water,on land or in the air, you can indulge in sports all over Bulgaria. Finally theDos & Don'ts highlight a few things you need to be aware of when visitingthe country. MARCO POLO Bulgaria provides comprehensive coverage of all parts of thecountry. To help you find your way around there is a detailed Road Atlas auseful map of Sofia in the cover, plus a separate pull-out map.