Category Archives: Northwestern region

Vratza district – Cities

The town of Vratza is the centre of the district and has a population of 65 000 inhabitants. It lies at a distance of 112 km from Sofia. The town is situated at an altitude of 370 m in the Western part of Stara Planina at its northern foot. Vratza is the municipal...

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Vidin district – Cities

The town of Vidin is the centre of the district and has a population of 54 000 inhabitants. Vidin is located on the bank of the Danube River in the Vidin Plain at an altitude of 35 m. The town has the form of a semi-circle with its streets and buildings...

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Montana district – Cities

The town of Montana has a population of 47 800 inhabitants and is the municipal centre of 23 settlements. The town is located on the bank of the Ogosta River in the western part of Fore-Balkan.

The territory of the Ogosta River has been populated for millennia....

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