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Vidin District is located in North-Western Bulgaria. The District consists of 11 municipalities. The regional center is Town of Vidin.
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Culture: Castra Martis fortress in town of Kula
Town of Kula >> Wednesday, 2010-10-13 01:39
The border town of Kula is located 32 southwestern direction of Vidin , where the Danube hill plain joins the last spurs of Balkan Mountain. The present name of the town Kula (tower) is due to the Roman tower situated in the center of the town. The live here and the fortress construction are related to the Roman and Early-Byzantine age. After conquering the lands between the Danube River and the Balkan Mountain (1st century AD) they were included in the Moesia province. Favorable conditions for the d...
Culture: Ancient Roman town of Ratiaria near Archar
Village of Archar >> Thursday, 2009-08-06 16:09
Near the village of Archar (17 km south of the Danubian town of Vidin ) are the ruins of the ancient Roman town of Ratiaria. The Roman settlement Ratiaria arose at the beginning of I century AD as a military center on the remains of an older Moesian settlement. In honour of his victory over the Dacians, Emperor Trajan constructed Moesian Ratiaria. The town developed as a big craft center, where goldsmith trade was of great importance. Digging in the ruins of a house, archeologists found two...
Culture: Mysterious antique fortress near village of Krachimir (Belogradchik region)
Village of Krachimir >> Monday, 2009-07-13 10:01
An antique fortress near the famous Belogradchik rocks , Bulgaira’s natural phenomenon bidding for one of the new world’s seven wonders, will be excavated for the first time. The fortress is located on the Zaech peak close to the village of Krachimir , said Sara Tatarova, archaeologist of the local museum of history. The fortified settlement dates back to the 4-6th century B.C. Some 50 years ago, eminent architect Ivan Balkanski showed vivid interest in its research. An amateur historian gave him a ...
Culture: St. Dimitar Cathedral in Vidin - 2nd biggest in Bulgaria
Town of Vidin >> Monday, 2009-07-06 10:30
The construction of the first church with this name began in the 17th century. The church was wooden and existed for two and a half centuries. In 1718 Vidin became a border city of the Ottoman Empire. This is why there was a new border law saying that the Bulgarians were not allowed to live inside the city walls (The Citadel). As a result of this new regulation there was an urgent need of a new temple to be built outside the stronghold which happened in the end of 17th c. On December 6, 1868 for t...
Culture: Bulgaria Magura Cave Paintings Exhibited for First Time
Town of Belogradchik >> Thursday, 2009-03-19 09:44
A photo exhibition of the unique inaccessible prehistoric images from the walls of the Magura Cave in north-western Bulgaria, has been put on display at the cave`s entrance. Many of the paintings, which have been inaccessible to visitors for many years, can now be seen as part of a new photography exhibition. The exhibit will be on display in a hall in the immediate vicinity of the entrance to the cave, Mihail Mihaylov, head of the Belogradchik Historical Museum, stated. ...
Culture: Royal Treasures Displayed at the National Museum of History
City of Sofia >> Thursday, 2008-08-28 01:03
Three treasures of silver coins minted by King Ivan Sratzimir were "deposited" in the National Museum of History in Sofia . A real flood of silver coins poured in the National Museum of History: three treasures of silver and copper coins, minted by Bulgarian King Ivan Sratzimir (1371-1396), wait to be bought out by the museum. The two treasures of silver coins consist of 421 and 905 coins each. They are the biggest of all discovered by now treasures of coins minted by the last Mediaeval Bulgarian ruler....
Culture: Belogradchik Wins the `Trahcian Spirit of Bulgaria` Contest
Municipality Belogradchik >> Wednesday, 2008-05-07 15:41
Belogradchik Municipality is winner in the ‘Thracian Spirit of Bulgaria` contest. That was officially announced by the SAT chairman Anelia Krushkova. The best project is chosen between 22 competitors municipalities. Despite the intensive participation, though, the sociologist Antonii Galabov commented, the projects haven`t been prepared professionally and the contest`s idea wasn`t got right. Belogradchik is unifier of of the main symbols of the Thracs and this was the significant element for the pr...
Culture: Euro-Swiss University to Open in Vidin
Town of Vidin >> Thursday, 2008-02-07 13:20
The mayor of Vidin Roumen Vidov, the regional governor Krustio Spassov and the bishop of Vidin Dometian will submit today in the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency documents for the accreditation of a Euro-Swiss Technical University in Vidin , informs darik.net.
A positive position of the agency is the first important step in the procedure for the start of the actions on the implementation of this extremely important for Vidin educational project. The idea needs to be officially approve...
Culture: Vidin’s Puppet Theater has had successful year
Town of Vidin >> Monday, 2007-12-24 22:27
Source: Focus Agency
2007 has been a successful year for the Puppet Theater in the northern town of Vidin because we have had great performances, won awards and had a project approved, theater director Poli Trifonova told Focus- Vidin Radio. The theater has played four performances and visited a lot of towns nationwide. In 2008 the theater will give two new performances – one by Bulgarian writer of children’s literature Angel Karaliychev, and another called “Circus in the circus”, which will be played thanks to the project ...
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