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These vintage Eastern Bloc postcards are an architecture lover’s dream
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How one Bulgarian writer created a global mail order community of radical artists
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Kapka Kassabova: meet the poet re-inventing travel writing about the Balkans
Radio Free Europe announces return to Bulgaria and Romania
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2017 on Instagram: travel the New East with our round-up of this year’s most captivating photos
To the letter: is Twitter really blocking accounts which use Cyrillic?
Bulgaria’s Buzludzha monument opens its doors for the first time in 8 years
Roadtrip Bulgaria: buckle up to discover ancient ruins and stunning vistas in the southeast Balkans
Nikola Mihov: meet the photographer exploring the forgotten communist-era monuments of Bulgaria
The conflicted past and uncertain future of the Buzludzha monument, Bulgaria’s ‘communist UFO’
Bulgaria unveils new high-tech mountain shelter that transforms into a beacon
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