Monthly Archives: March 2014

Mar 03

The Story Behind Bulgaria’s National Holiday

By Darina Rossier

On 3rd of March Bulgarians celebrate their national holiday annually. ┬áThere are fireworks and celebrations and no one has to go to work. But what happened on this day? What do Bulgarians celebrate? The Rebellion Before the Russo-Turkish war of 1877-1878 the Balkan peninsula was almost entirely part of┬áthe Ottoman empire. Bulgarians were under the […]

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