Category Archives: Northeastern region

Varna district – Cities

The town of Varna is the district centre with a population of 312 000 inhabitants lying at a distance of 446 km northeast of Sofia. It is situated amphitheatrically in the vast Varna Bay on the Black Sea Coast. Varna is the biggest town along the Bulgarian...

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Targovishte district – Cities

The town of Targovishte is the centre of the district. It has a population of 39 000 inhabitants and lies at a distance of 318 km northeast of Sofia. The town is in proximity to the northern slopes of Stara Planina at an altitude of 170 m. It is situated along...

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Silistra district – Cities

The town of Silistra is the district centre with a population of 40 000 inhabitants. It lies at a distance of 430 km northeast of Sofia. It is situated on the right bank of the Danube River in the...

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Shumen district – Cities

The town of Shumen is the centre of the district and has a population of 87 000 inhabitants. It lies at a distance of 360 km northeast of Sofia. It is located at the southeastern foot of Shumen Plateau at an altitude of 200 m. The town is a...

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