For the eighth consecutive year, the so-called Elenski But fest will be held from 15 to 17.11.2019 in Elena near Veliko Tarnovo. This year’s edition will provide much fun and games, surprises and culinary temptations, competitions and folklore performances. The Municipality of Elena invites guests to get familiar with the Balkan traditions and to taste their famous delicacy. The Elenski but is a meat delicacy – salted and dried pork leg, prepared only in the area of the town of Elena. The Elenski but has a unique and specific taste and it is prepared in the conditions of the specific climatic characteristics of the Elena Balkan.
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The campsite near the Kapinovo Monastery triumphs in this year’s ranking of favourite Bulgarian campsites, organized by the camping.bg platform. The representative of the Veliko Tarnovo district won a record six awards, getting ahead of even the equipped nature tourism areas along the Black Sea coast.
From 5 to 20 October 2019, Bulgaria will celebrate better literature and its most virtuous incarnations on the big screen. The fifth, anniversary edition of the CineLibri Film and Literary Festival will be held in Sofia and seven other cities in the country – Veliko Tarnovo, Plovdiv, Varna, Burgas, Gabrovo, Targovishte and Stara Zagora, under the motto “The Fifth Dimension”.