A Photography Tour Through Plovdiv, Bulgaria

A Photography Tour Through Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Kindred Spirit and Photographer Extraordinaire, Savvas Fostiropoulos, shares his hometown of Plovdiv, Bulgaria through the lens of hisĀ Canon EOS 600D 18-55 mm. Plovdiv is one of our favorite cities in the world, and these images capture the beauty of a city steeped in history, both ancient and contemporary. Enjoy the magic through the lens of a local. Click on images to enlarge Visit our archives for more information about Plovdiv and the rest of Bulgaria

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Traveling the Street of Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Traveling the Street of Plovdiv, Bulgaria

What a treat it was to visit Plovdiv, Bulgaria. The city dates back some 8,000 years ago, and is the oldest continually inhabited city in Europe. Old Town is the main tourists appeal, although we found gems placed sporadically throughout the city. It is a much smaller town than neighboring city, Sofia, and much calmer. CafesĀ are plentiful, and art galleries, a little shops line the cobble stoned roads. It’s a great walking city, and you…

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Sweet Bulgaria

Sweet Bulgaria

Bulgaria is one of those countries you would never think to love. You don’t hear much about it in the States; a rich history unrecognized. Seated deep in the Balkans, it still has communist vibes lingering, but well on its way to becoming the new culture capitol of Europe. I never expected to be so impressed by the place… I don’t know if it’s because I didn’t really stop to ponder what it would be…

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Street Art – Bulgaria

Street Art – Bulgaria

Sofia, Bulgaria, like many cities, is rampant with writing on the wall. Everything from art to downright vandalism – we try not to judge, often finding paint sprayed to express perspective, inspiration, criticism, or simply one’s ego. Beautiful, messy, thought out, or literally paint vomit, this is what we saw. If you know the artists behind any of these, please share. We love to give credit where credit is due. We also love connecting with…

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