ERASMUS IN BULGARIA
Firmin - Déborah - Nicolas
FOLLOW OUR ADVENTURE
Welcome to our blog and travel diary. We are Déborah, Firmin and Nicolas, the authors of this blog.
We created this blog to share with you our travels and adventures in Bulgaria, more specifically in Veliko Tarnovo. (But we will also discover the country and its neighbourhood)
Good reading !
Veliko Tarnovo (VT)
Veliko was the old capital city. There is 67000 inhabitants in this city. It is the administrative center of the eponymous province. Read the article :
The name Tarnovo (often written Turnovo) is believed to come from the Slavic word 'trun', meaning thorn, though other theories link it to the roman word for "fortress". The word 'Veliko', meaning 'great', was officially only added in 1966. GREAT THORN or GREAT FORTRESS
The country is one of the last to enter into the European Union.
Populating with 7.2 million people, this territory as large as a fifth of France is home to mountain ranges, forests, valleys, plains, lakes and rivers.