Tag Archives: Bulgaria

First day of school – COVID-19 edition

In Bulgaria, the first day of school starts on the 15th of September. I was told during my first few days in Blagoevgrad that this day is like no other because the whole city becomes very vibrant and active. While reminiscing my days in primary school and high school, I was excited to see the […]

Love me or pour me a wine

14th of February. The whole world is being decorated with hearts and cupids and everybody is talking about love. Well, almost the whole world. At the Balkans people are cutting grapevines and drinking wine. The day of love? The day of wine? Saint Valentine or Saint Tryphon? Both of them, Saint Valentine and Saint Tryphon, […]

Raising Radio Reaction: Тренинг курс во Ловеч – Бугарија

Од 29.08 до 07.09 се одржа тренинг курс во Ловеч – Бугарија со работен наслов “R.R.R. – Raising Radio Reaction” организиран од Get on board. Главните цели на проектот беа учесниците да се стекнат со вештини потребни за да се започне и управува со сопствен буџет веб-радио преку методи на неформално образование. Покрај нас двајца, […]

Каде ќе веодне се волонтерството?

Шест волонтери од Македонија учествуваа на проектот Еразмус + „Алатка за волонтирање за зајакнување на младите“ што се одржа во Обзор, Бугарија од 31.08 до 08.09.2019 година. Волонтерите беа пречекани од фестивалската фондација „Морско Конче“ и беа дел од младинска размена со 42 учесници од 6 различни земји и со различно потекло со цел да […]

Where will volunteering take you?

Six volunteers from Macedonia participated in the Erasmus+ project “Volunteering Tool for Youth Empowerment” that took place in Obzor, Bulgaria from 31.08 to 08.09.2019. The volunteers were welcomed by Festivalna Fondatsia “Morsko Konche“ and were part of youth exchange with 42 participants from 6 different countries and with different backgrounds in order to broaden their […]

Banksy on the Stone

Bulgaria, as much as it has become a popular travel destination in the last years, is still undiscovered land, especially for Balkan maniacs. Searching for new mysterious sides of this country, I accidentally found out about Bulgarian Banksy. You have probably heard about Banksy, the anonymous British artist who, for many years, has been leaving […]

Тренинг курс во Бугарија

Од 13 до 21 мај се одржа тренинг курс во Благоевград – Бугарија со работен наслов “Youth work – a path to peaceful societies” организиран од Alternativi International. Главните цели на проектот беа развивање на знаења, вештини и компетенции на младинските работници во разрешувањето на конфликтите и градење на мирољубиви решенија. Покрај мене како преставник […]

Surva: Carnival in Pernik

I am in Pernik, a small town in Bulgaria, where the Surva festival has taken place since 1966. I am staying at the house of my friend Ina, who is a local and has been celebrating the feast since her birth. It is the last weekend of January, really cold but still sunny. We enjoyed […]

We are cool, we are volunteers!

Volunteering is one of the most beautiful experiences that a person can experience. Being a volunteer means to act with the society without expecting a financial or material reimbursement in return. In order to raise awareness of the benefits of volunteering and to encourage young people to take initiative, a youth exchange with a duration […]