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Villas in Bulgaria – self-catering holidays

Self-catering in Bulgaria presents the opportunity for all kinds of great experiences; this great country offers both fun in the sun at one of the numerous Bulgarian holiday resorts and cultural experiences in the villages, towns and cities. There are also many fascinating historical monuments, perfect for history enthusiasts! Bulgaria is rapidly increasing in popularity for not only cheap beach holidays in Europe but also for memorable cultural escapes and enriching historical experiences. Visit Bulgaria for your next self-catering holidays in Europe and discover what the country has to offer for families, couples and groups of friends.

Accommodation in Bulgaria

 

Holiday accommodation in Bulgaria

NOVASOL is proud to offer you a great range of holiday accommodation in Bulgaria; which includes Bulgarian holiday apartments near towns and cities as well as large villas in Bulgaria – many of which come with their own private pool! Discover Bulgaria and all this beautiful country for yourself during your next getaway; with a rich and diverse culture filled with Bulgarian folk traditions and typical Bulgarian cuisine to try Bulgaria makes a great choice of destination in both summer and winter as it provides its visitors with a wealth of activities and sights throughout the year.

Bulgaria holiday homes

 

Holiday homes in Bulgaria – Bulgaria holiday resorts

The country is rich in tradition, culture and history for you to uncover; the larger and bustling cities contrast yet the quiet and peaceful life in the villages, which many say feel like stepping back in time during your self-catering holidays in Bulgaria. The capital city of Sofia, which is full of life, bustling cafes and bars as well as lots of historical buildings and cultural sights within walking distance of each other, ideal if you would like to spend an afternoon just wandering around and losing yourself in the streets of this vibrant city where history and modernity meet and sit side by side. There is also an abundance of authentic restaurants and eateries where you can sample some traditional Bulgarian cuisine and watch the world go by whilst taking a break from the sightseeing!

Bulgaria villas to rent

 

Historical sites to visit from Bulgarian villas

Nessebar, one of the oldest cities in Europe. The historic part of town lies on a peninsula on the Black Sea coast. There's plenty of culture and the city is definitely worth a visit for anyone who is looking immerse themselves in Bulgarian history during their stay in Bulgaria holiday accommodation. Veliko Tarnovo was at one time the capital of Bulgaria. The medieval Tsarevets Fortress is partly restored and even puts on a spectacular light show!

Historical attractions Bulgaria

 

Famous historical sites of Bulgaria

Definitely worth a visit during you’re your holiday self-catering in Bulgaria if you are into history! In addition, the fortress is set within some beautiful natural surroundings. The amazing Alexander Nevski Memorial Cathedral, with its magnificent great golden domes, is one of the largest Orthodox churches in the world and Sofia's ultimate landmark. – we would say it is an absolute must-see whilst self-catering in Bulgaria. What’s more is that when you are finished looking around, you can unwind with a coffee and enjoy the view from one of the many cafe terraces.

Holiday villas in Bulgaria

 

Bulgarian History – holiday villas Bulgaria

The country of Bulgaria has a long, turbulent and truly fascinating past. It has been conquered and settled by so many different empires and civilizations over the millennia – all of which have left a permanent mark on the Bulgarian culture. The country experienced a so-called ‘Golden Age’ where the Bulgar Khans were head of one of the most powerful empires in the world, however Bulgaria subsequently experienced years of domination by oppressive regimes – including the Soviet Union. It has really only been over the last 20 years that the country has opened up and rapidly grown into the vibrant, welcoming and uniquely fascinating destination for self-catering holidays in Europe that it is today!