Colors of Burgas - traditions, festivals, mentality and lifestyle
Habits and traditions of local people are quite peculiar and so they might look quite strange to some foreign travelers. For example, local people move their head from one side to another as a sign of agreement, and they can nod when they do not agree with the opinion of an interlocutor. As in the majority of countries these signs have completely the opposite meaning, unaware foreign tourists can be confused or misunderstand locals.
Bourgas has many attractive hotels with a romantic atmosphere, and Boryana Hotel is very popular among couples. Its bright rooms draped with snow-white fabrics are created specifically for a … Open
In 2012 in Burgas, the opening of a new shopping center Mall Galleria Burgas took place. It immediately gained popularity among local residents and tourists. Within the walls of this … Open
Cultural life in Burgas is interesting and diverse. Tourists of any ages, both single and families with children, will find interesting events to attend. Music fans are well-aware of this city because it hosts one of the most famous music festivals in Europe – the Spirit of Burgas. The annual festival takes place in summer on the Black Sea coast. As a rule, it takes place in August. Since 2008, it has become a major music event in Europe that is also sponsored by MTV Europe.
Burgas is one of the most famous Bulgarian resorts. It traditionally attracts guests by spacious beaches and beautiful nature. The Central Beach is considered the biggest one in Burgas. Its … Open
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National traditions of BulgariaOne of the most interesting features of the Bulgarian mentality is the way of consent. If practically in the whole world (with the exception of a few countries) it is accepted to nod your head in agreement, then the Bulgarians, on the contrary, are confirmed by a turn of the head to the left and to the right. And, on the contrary, negation is accompanied by a nod of the head from top to bottom. Such an unusual feature causes difficulties in dealing with foreigners, but it's quite easy to get used to this manner. There is a legend about the reasons for this tradition. If you believe it, in ancient times, the Turks, forcing the Bulgarians to change their faith, put a knife to their throats - if the Bulgarian responded with consent to renounce Christianity, he was cut off by his throat. Therefore, the locals had to be a bit inventive and changed the system of gestures. … Open
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Cityguide on traditions, mentality and lifestyle of people in Burgas. Learn the best periods to visit Burgas to discover its soul - authentic festivals, events and celebrations. We will also reveal the interesting habits, attitude towards the world and to tourists in Burgas.