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Geotourism: Bulgaria

After a brief visit in Bulgaria that involved a bit of incidental geotourism, I have a few thoughts on further geoscience-themed excursions in the country. It’s excellent for geologists in that beer is cheaper than water, the long history leads … Continue reading

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Sofia, Bulgaria

The difficulty of doing geotourism in Bulgaria is that most research resources are written in Bulgarian, which I do not speak. Therefore, the science content is going to be a bit thin. Geology of Building Stones It’s a frequent tease … Continue reading

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Belogradchik, Bulgaria

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Belogradchik is a UNESCO and European Geopark in northwestern Bulgaria. The same region contains the Magura and Kozarnika caves. Geologic Context In the early to middle Triassic, the region was an subarid upland, flooded by a sea during the middle … Continue reading

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