Also by Teodora Barzakova
September 17, 2022
In Bulgaria, Soviet War Memorials Are Turning Into Ghosts
With Russia waging war on Ukraine, Soviet war memorials across Eastern Europe have been under renewed scrutiny, with some being pulled down. In Bulgaria, a French artist has found a unique way to confront the past: turning the monuments into ghosts.
June 07, 2022
Ukrainian Refugees Forced Out Of Bulgarian Hotels To Make Way For Tourists
Refugees from the war in Ukraine who were given shelter in Bulgaria are being forced out of their accommodations on the Black Sea coast. The government slashed subsidies for hotels housing them ahead of the summer tourist season.
June 09, 2020
The 16-Year-Old Bulgarian Rowing The Atlantic
A 16-year-old Bulgarian boy is aiming to become the youngest person to cross the Atlantic in a two-person rowboat. He's setting off with his father for a voyage from Portugal to Brazil. They'll be rowing across the ocean in a homemade boat to raise awareness about organ donations.