Adventures, wildlife and outdoor activities in Bulgaria and Wild Rhodope Mountains

Experience wildlife, outdoor activities, explore nature, get the ultimate adventures in the wild Rhodope mountains in Bulgaria and Greece

Hiking trip through the Eastern Rhodopes

Report on the group hiking trip through the Eastern Rhodopes October 14 to 24, 2016 While most of Holland was enjoying their autumn break the six of us (from Flanders … Continue reading


10 Amazing Things You Didn’t Know About Bulgaria

By: Ellis Shuman ( Israeli author, book reviewer, and travel writer ) Bulgaria? Why visit Bulgaria? Bulgaria is a beautiful country, with majestic mountains, sandy beaches, picturesque villages, good food, … Continue reading

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Wilderness and abandoned villages in Bulgaria

Wildernis en verlaten dorpenin Bulgarije – this article was published in the Dutch magazine NCN (jaargang 27, nr. 3, september 2014, page 50-53) which is a specialized magazine for members with … Continue reading


Three tons of mosquitoes and a struggle for sex

    In Bulgaria twelve species of frogs occur, of which the most common are the green toad, the yellow-bellied toad and the marsh frog. The couple of green toads on … Continue reading

27.07.2012 · Leave a comment

Perperikon seen from a different perspective

   We started very early in the morning heading to the nature areas at and around the archeological site of Perperikon. Month of May is a lovely period to explore … Continue reading

07.06.2012 · Leave a comment

Caterpillars procession in Eastern Rhodope

A procession of over 50 single caterpillars moving from a tree to tree in the Eastern Rhodopes, Bulgaria. We first thought it was a snake, but then saw it was … Continue reading

19.05.2012 · Leave a comment
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