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National day of nature parks | Nationale natuurparken dag

In Bulgaria the 23rd of May is the national day of nature parks. On this day all nature parks in Bulgaria receive some extra attention. In Strandja Nature Park, Bulgaria’s largest and most important protected area, a big spring-clean of the park took place.

Zelenika festival Strandja

Every year in May nature-lovers from all over Bulgaria gather in the Strandja mountains for the Zelenika festival. The festival is timed with the flowering period Strandja Zelenika (Странджанската зеленика) or Rhododendron ponticum.

Driving to Bulgaria from the UK | Met de auto naar Bulgarije

Driving to Bulgaria by car can be a little bit challenging. Especially if, like we did, you are moving all your belongings at the same time.