Bulgaria is situated in South Eastern Europe, in the North Eastern part of the Balkan Peninsula. The north of the country is occupied by the vast lowlands of the Danube Plain with the river Danube defining the border with neighbouring Romania. The south of the country, is dominated by highlands and elevated plains whilst, in the east, the Black Sea coast surrounding Varna, and Burgas attracts tourists all year round (which, given the beauty of the black sea coastline is not hard to believe!). Bulgaria has been an EU member since January 2007 and the currency used is the Bulgarian leva. Benefits of studying abroad of study medicine in Europe.
Varna is the third largest city in Bulgaria and the largest city on the black sea coast. It is a very popular tourist attraction, particularly in the summer where tourists from all over the world flock to soak up the Bulgarian sun in the resorts surrounding Varna such as Golden Sands and Sunny Beach. You will find plenty of quaint restaurants and cafes in the city centre as well as large shopping malls on the outskirts of Varna.
Closest Airport: Varna Airport