Bulgaria, Rila Mountains, Lakes, Бъбрека от седемте рилски езера. Община Сапарева баня, съвместно със спортния клуб "Чемпиънс Фактори" и "Рила спорт" АД, изгражда велопарк в Рила планина, съобщиха от общината в Сапарева баня. Паркът се намира непосредствено под Седемте рилски езера и ще бъде открит на 6 и 7 август 2016, на поляната при долната станция на лифта. http://trip.dir.bg/news.php?id=23370390
A 2500-year-old chariot and twp horses that appear to have been buried in an upright position have been found in a Thracian tomb. The pit was dug with a sloping side so that the horses, wearing elaborate harnesses, would have pulled the chariot into place before they were killed. A dog had also been chained to the chariot. They may have been owned by the occupant of a nearby grave, which also contained armor, spears, swords, medication, and an inkwell.
Belogradchik Rocks, Bulgaria | The Belogradchik Rocks are a group of strange shaped sandstone and conglomerate rock formations located on the western slopes of the Balkan Mountains near the town of Belogradchik in northwest Bulgaria. The Belogradchik Rocks have been declared a Natural Landmark by the Bulgarian government and are a major tourist attraction in the region.
Roman war with the Dacians - art by Giuseppe Rava ~ Of special note is the extra armour the legionaries wear on their arms. This was developed during the Dacian wars to help protect the Romans from the falx, a scythe like weapon the Dacians used with great effect against the Romans' Lorica segmentata armour. It sliced right through!
Good thermal springs are always likely to draw increasing numbers of people who have the means to tap their benefits. More often than not, they become popular resort destinations for the rich and famous. So it was with this location in the outskirts of the Sredna Gora mountain range near the present-day town of Hisarya of central southern Bulgaria.