Bliss for the soul and the eye: Ancient city of Nessebar
All in one: history, small streets in typical 19th-century Bulgarian style, cultural heritage, amazing beaches, seafood, tasty wine and all you need for a perfect summer escape is concentrated in Nessebar!!! Nesebar is included in the Unesco World Heritage Sites list in 1983.
There are 23 preserved and restored churches in Old Messebria (ancient name of Nessebar).
The best wine I’ve ever tasted!!! Wanna bring a unique souvenir from Bulgaria? Visit Winery Messembria in Nessebar and enjoy a free wine tasting: their wine is mouth-melting. I would recommend buying a collection of three bottles: the white wine is a combination of Traminer, Muscat, and Chardonnay. The red is a typical Mavrud: Mavrud is a typical Bulgarian grape. You cannot find it anywhere. The third bottle can be a wine with Roses or Almond sweet alcoholic drink. Both are delicious and perfect for a present of special events. The quality is excellent and the price is more than affordable. For more information, please check their website Winery Messembria and Facebook page.
If you are passionate about architecture and looking forward to seeing typical Bulgarian houses, Nessebar is the place to be. In the Old Town of Nessebar, you can see Typical Bulgarian houses dated from 19th century. All the buildings are restored and used for little souvenir shops or traditional craftsmen’s boutiques.
For all the gourmands and gourmets lovers, Nessebar is a sea town and you will definitely find all Black Sea local fish and seafood in every restaurant and menu as well as all the must-try Bulgarian dishes like shopska salad, tarator, parlenka, meat, vegetables and others.
Bonus: Nessebar has a perfect location and is situated nearby Sunny Beach, Burgas, St Vlas, and Sozopol. If you have time, take the bus and explore the region!
Thanks for reading and enjoy summer 2018!