March 31, 2011

Eastern Rhodopes Guide

Taste the wild nature of the Eastern Rhodope Mountains, South Bulgaria with the New Thracian Gold project 🙂 The project is also available on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/f90w06 The New Thracian Gold is a project of the Dutch nature preservation organizations ARK and Avalon. By 2014 they will work on supporting economic growth and welfare in the Eastern Rhodopes Mountains by developing activities which combine organic farming, nature preservation and tourism. The project is financially supported by the Dutch Postcode Lottery in the period of 2009 – 2014.  
March 29, 2011

FST on BBT

BBT TV also presented Free Sofia Tour. The video would soon be available on our YouTube channel with subtitles in English. Until then you can watch it in Bulgarian here: http://www.bbt.tv/#video_5494
March 28, 2011

Free Sofia Tour in Greek, Romanian, Russian, Latvian & Italian

We would not start doing tours in other languages than English. It’s just that the news about us travel worldwide already. See information about us in at least four languages with big media at the corresponding countries: Turul gratuit al oraşului Sofia (Romania) Πολιτιστική ξενάγηση στη Σόφια (Greece) Бесплатное знакомство с болгарской столицей (Russia) Bulgārijas galvaspilsēta Sofija piedāva bezmaksas ekskursijas (Latvia) Even the Italian-language Bulgarian media writes about us: Vorreste che qualcuno vi faccia vedere gratuitamente i monumenti storici di Sofia? (Sofia Oggi)
March 28, 2011

A Green and Clean City in a Foreigner’s Eye

Want to know what foreigners think of Sofia? 😉 Here’s “A Green and Clean City in a Foreigner’s Eye” by Iva Toncheva of Bulgarian News Agency (BTA) – http://bit.ly/h62M8n. Many thanks for the great article! The article was published in a number of media publications, both in Bulgarian and English. Here are some of them: София – красиви сгради, клекшопове и некролози Чужденци: София е зелен и чист град! Foreign Visitors: Sofia Is Green, Clean, Orderly Чужденци четкат столицата  
March 28, 2011

Good news travel fast

The news about the new schedule of Free Sofia Tour spread really fast. Soon after we announced the start of two tours per day (11 AM & 6 PM, every day, including bad weather and holidays), a number of media reported on that. Here are some of the highlights: Free Sofia Tour in English language starts twice a day (TMBulgaria) Free Sofia Tour – now twice a day, every day (FastBG.info) Безплатен тур за чужденци из София (BGizlet.com) Free Sofia Tour – безплатна туристическа обиколка на София (UsitColours.bg) Стартират първите делнични Free Sofia Tour (Dir.bg) Free Sofia Tour вече два пъти дневно (Actualno.com) Free Sofia Tour in English language starts twice a day (VisitBulgaria.net) Free Sightseeing Tour Of Sofia (Quest Bulgaria)
March 27, 2011

FST on BTV

Free Sofia Tour was presented in the noon news of bTV. Check out the video on their website after 13:51. The video is only in Bulgarian. Unfortunately, bTV Media Group declined our official request to use the video on our YouTube channel in order to put English subtitles and everyone to be able to watch it.
March 25, 2011

FST on Dnevnik.BG

The start of our regular daily morning tour at 11AM is among the good news for Bulgarian daily Dnevnik. From now on you can join us for a sightseeing tour of the city every day, twice a day – at 11 AM and 6 PM. No reservation required – you just have to show up! Безплатните обиколки на София вече ще са два пъти дневно  
March 25, 2011

Twice a day, every day (Sofia Echo)

You can already join us at 11 AM also on weekdays. Free Sofia Tour – every day, twice a day. No reservation required – just show up! See you there 🙂 Good news travel fast and the Sofia Echo picked it up even faster.  
March 24, 2011

Daylight saving time

Bulgaria switches to daylight saving time and moving clocks one hour forward at 3am on March 27. Useful info for those who want to visit us on Sunday. Be careful not to come an hour late for the start of the tour 😉