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25 Facts About Bulgaria

by NatBat

1. Bulgaria has 540 rivers
2. Burgas on the Black Sea is twinned with San Francisco and Rotterdam
3. The largest furnace in the world for domestic glassware was launched in the north eastern town of Tragovishte in 2005
4. Plovdiv has over 200 archaeological sites
5. Traditionally on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve, Bulgarian cooks insert coins and other lucky charms into food such as pastry
6. Bulgaria joined the EU in 2007
7. Varna is headquarters of the Bulgarian Navy
8. Hristo Stoichkov was Bulgaria’s most famous sportsman recieving the European Footballer of the Year award in 1994
9. Carl Djerassi from the U.S.A but with Bulgarian ancestry developed the oral contraceptive pill
10. Bulgaria used to be known as Silicon Valley of the Eastern Bloc


Tarialan Mongolia – Fun Facts

Mongolia is the ideal destination for people who love pristine nature as well as large and populated land. Visiting Mongolia, you cannot get your eye out of beautiful landscapes and will be welcomed by friendly individuals. This is the place you should definitely travel to whenever you have a chance.


One in the towns worth a stay is Tarialan, Mongolia. In 1993, this arable region became a sum (district) with the Khovsgol aimag (province). Today, it may be the largest rural sum in the stated aimag and probably the most populous 1 after Moron. It truly is home to the Khotons, identified speakers with the ancient Oriat language and religious people who incorporate Buddhist, Tengri Shamanist, and Islamic teachings into their beliefs...