Tag Archive: Tsarevets

Medieval Bulgarian Warriors Entertain Tourists in Veliko Tarnovo

Dozens of young Bulgarians took part in the historical performances during the Stage of Ages festival in VT. Dozens of young Bulgarians have taken part in the “Stage of the Ages” Festival in Bulgaria’s medieval capital Veliko Tarnovo. The festival, which lasted for three days ending Sunday, presented authentic costumes of ancient and medieval warriors,…

Rampant Griffin in Shishman’s Coat of Arms

The medieval and even earlier archeological strata under the royal hills of Tsarevets and Trapezitsa, in the city of Veliko Tarnovo, the capital of the Second Bulgarian Kingdom, continue to surprise researchers with treasures. “For three years of excavation works in the medieval monastery complex of Sts Peter and Paul in Veliko Tarnovo, archeologists have…