• Dark City, Bright Idea

    23 March 2017

    text Violeta Ivanova

    At exactly 20:30 this Saturday cities, towns and villages in more than 170 countries will turn off their lights for an hour but you probably already know that. We're here to tell you, however, that Earth Hour is a lot more than just these 60 minutes in the dark.
  • Don't run away from sports

    16 March 2017

    Sports get an extra day in our week with this Saturday's Fizkultura - a seminar for which you won't need a training outfit but a fit mind. The exercies star right after breakfast with a running workshop, sports outfit expo and healthy food stands for lunch that we've already payed with our ticket. The main course of the seminar is the lectures of 6 inspiring athletes. More information about them and tickets for the event you'll find on fizkultura.bg.

    Fizkultura is on March 18 from 09:00 to 19:00 at Sofia Tech Park.
  • A Memory Lesson

    9 March 2017

    text Violeta Ivanova illustrations Maria Kalcheva

    The Bulgarian Helsinki Committee and the Bulgarian Association of University Women discovered there isn't even one monument of an actual woman from our history anywhere in Sofia. This Internation Women's Day (8 March) they decided to do something about it.
  • The things from life: Sean Conway

    9 March 2017

    text Emanuela Ivanova photo Martin Hartley

    4200 miles. To help you picture them - that's approximately the distance between London and Delhi. It's an 8-hour flight but in 2016 an extreme athlete decided to travel the same distance consequently running, swimming and cycling the length of Britan in the world's longest triathlon. It took him 85 days - the toughest period of his life.
  • A Portion of Consciousness

    23 February 2017

    text Violeta Ivanova photos Mihaela Beloreshka

    If sugar and guilt approach your table hand in hand, it's time to meet Mihaela Beloreshka - a culinary blogger and food therapist whose seminar this Sunday will teach us how to make conscious decisions about our daily menu and how to enjoy sweet treats without feeling bad or depressed about it.
  • Mind Tricks

    26 January 2017

    text Violeta Ivanova

    BBC's Sherlock Holmes just solved his latest cases and we're sat here wondering why the hell we waited until season 4 to ask ourselves a simple (and very important) question: is an infinite memory like his really possible. Well, turns out it is and it actually doesn't require one to be a genious. Look up the Method of loci and you'll see.
  • The Things from Life: Adi and Bell from Milk Vampires

    21 December 2016

    text Dima Chakurova

    "The child changes everything", they say before we've asked. And in that kind of change, you better have proselytes. Milk Vampires is such a gathering point - online space created by energetic moms who share stories about the excitements, errors and jokes around their children with women in the same number of shoes.
  • Christmas shopping Vo.3

    15 December 2016

    Check these five new holiday treasures
  • Christmas shopping Vo.2

    8 December 2016

    Three new addresses for your pre-Christmas shoping route
  • Christmas shopping

    1 December 2016

    The holiday spirit comes early at these four addresses.
  • Free painting

    1 December 2016

    màtzalo is the new art place at the corner of Parchevich and Hristo Belchev is a dancing for your imagination that you don't need an instructor or professional shoes for - just stop by and dance.
  • Funny business

    1 December 2016

    text Natalia Ivanova photos Anelia Todorova

    These are Flash and Dimi. They are paying their bills with a job as any other, but the reason why they're staying in one frame is other - the common believe that stand up comedy is a holiday of the free speach, which is inviting anyone who has ideas in his pocket to join the open mic of Stand up comedy Bulgaria.
  • Mr. Goodink

    3 November 2016

    "Your skin makes me cry" - remember that Radiohead song? That's what we're thinking about while spreading a drop of one of the soft natural cremes that Denislav Mitev makes - Mr. Chemist guy, that has found the formula of velvet with a tattoo design.

    Find Goodink on goodink.ink, Facebook or Instagram
  • Photo analysis by Ivailo Raynov

    27 October 2016

    text Natalia Ivanova

    He's a psychotherapist and had seen the world through so many eyes that we stand infront of his with  a little concern. He quickly asures us that he never analyses people outside his cabinet, and his words are so warm and honest, that he gains our trust. Nothing unexpectable - he is one of the three educators of motivational interviewing in Bulgaria and consults people with with addictions the past 16 years.
  • Veganlicious

    27 October 2016

    text Emanuela Ivanova photo Ralitsa Dimitrova

  • TEDxWomen: Ladies Choice

    20 October 2016

    We're playing three TED lectures who speak about the problems between gendres without anger. We don't metion this without purpose: TEDxMladostWomen is coming on 29th of October, when 12 Bulgarian lecturers are searching women's place under the common "Time" topic.
  • I ♥ Panelkas

    29 September 2016

    text Violeta Ivanova

    "The gostopriemstvo of Bulgarians is incredible... They have besedkas next to the panelka... Chicho Tosho is bash maistora of our vhod". On the Sofia-Plovdiv Skype line architect Megan Lueneburg mixes her own mother tongue with ours so smoothly that it's easy to figure out she's been here a long time already.
  • Conscientiousness exercises with Richard and Sean

    29 September 2016

    text and photos Vera Gotzeva

    If you see them on the street, you'll probably take notice, and it won't be because of the tattoos. These two men are glowing, and if you get to know them better, they turn out to be funny, open-minded and unpretentious. Regardless of (or maybe because of it) that they are teaching Vinyasa Flow Yoga the past 20 years.
  • Park(ing) day

    21 September 2016

  • Active City

    21 September 2016

    text Violeta Ivanova photos Kiril Kralev

    This weekend we get as active as we can possibly be because between September 23 and 25 Sofia proves worthy of being the European Sports Capital 2018. The whole event is called Extreme Fest and during its three days we watch demos and try out more than 20 kinds of sport on two different locations - the park around the Soviet Army monument and Gurko Str.