Varna – 13th – 15th of December, 2017
1. GENERAL INFORMATION
Varna is the third largest city in Bulgaria, with an area of 205 sq. km. Its situation on the Northern shore of the Black Sea, along with its richness in natural resources make it one of the famous resorts Europewide, definitely the largest one in the Black Sea region. It also happens to be on the crossroads between Western Europe and the Middle East.
BEACHES & THERMAL SPRINGS - Region of Varna (including Golden Sands and St. St. Constantine and Helena Resorts) well-known with its pure and tiny sands and the hot mineral springs. The resort Golden Sands is known as “The pearl of the Bulgarian Black Seaside”.
HISTORY – Varna is the cradle of the oldest European civilization. In the city you could see the original artifacts of the oldest gold treasure in the whole world (4600 – 4200 B.C.). And that is just for the start of your history tour – there are many other treasures from later periods and cultures, such as Thracian, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Bulgarian…
The guests of the city of Varna are deeply impressed and fascinated with the absolutely rich collections of the many museums of Varna, the more that the fourth biggest Roman Thermal Baths of Europe are among those museums.
CULTURAL LIFE AND FESTIVALS - Varna has become a very cosmopolitan city, so you can constantly find artistic and cultural exhibitions throughout the city. There are many art galleries and museums. Varna boasts with countless cultural events, involving folklore, music, ballet, opera and theater, movies and animated pictures presentations, exhibitions in the open air and plenty of art galleries.
Varna is also a candidate for European Capital of Culture in 2019.
GASTRONOMY - Bulgarian cuisine is exceptionally diverse and delicious, consisting of various salads, breadstuffs, stews, and other local dishes. Many of the dishes are prepared according to traditional recipes handed down from generation to generation over the centuries. In Varna there are many traditional Bulgarian restaurants, wineries where you can taste the famous dishes with different type of food.
Swiss-Belhotel Dimyat Varna is a 4-star international hotel in Bulgaria, providing a high quality standard of services and facilities. The hotel is located directlly opposite the Varna's Sea Garden's with a short stroll to the city center and business district. The hotel can be reached within 20 minutes from Varna's International Airport. It provides a comprehensive array of accommodation and meeting facilities to ensure a truly welcoming and convenient feeling for business and leisure travelers alike. For a delightful dining experience, the new Mediterranean style restaurant and terrace serves popular modern cuisine with innovative varieties of Southern Europe. The Main restaurant offers breakfast, lunch and dinner with a light international menus.
Modus is a hotel with modern design and clear vision. The hotel is situated in the heart of Varna, right next to the entrance of the Sea Garden and has 29 rooms and 8 apartments.The conference room at Modus hotel has a capacity of 30 people and is suitable for business meetings,corporate events, presentations. Its modular concept provides different options for arranging the workspace.The Bistro of hotel mOdus charms with its cosy atmosphere and offers a pleasant place for meeting friends and partners. The Bistro has 24 seats and a summer garden. Hotel also offers amenities like Lobby,Reception.
A la carte menu offers a selection of light foods and author recipes as well as a variety of beverages. Should you wish to enjoy your chosen food and drinks in the comfort of your room, you are welcome to do so via Room Service.
3. MONEY EXCHANGE
We recommend to exchange money in:
- Tavex – visit the website: https://tavex.bg/
- Varchev - visit the website: https://www.varchev.com
- Commercial banks
The most common one is 1 EUR for 1,94/1,95 BGN which you can find in many places in Varna.
4. WEATHER FORECAST
You can check it on: https://www.sinoptik.bg/varna-bulgaria-100726050?location