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A relatively undiscovered Balkan nation, Bulgaria is abundant with spectacular scenery, bustling cities and traditonal culture.

  • Capital city: Sofia
  • Population: 7,050,034 (2017)
  • Size of country: 110,994 sq km
  • Currency: Lev
  • Power supply: 220 volts AC
  • Sockets: European two-pin plugs
  • Language: Bulgarian
  • Time difference: GMT + 2 hours
  • Visas: British nationals may enter Bulgaria for up to 90 days as a visitor without a visa
  • Religion:
  • Popular dishes: Shopska salad (Tomatoes, cucumber and white cheese)
  • Popular drink: Rakia
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