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A new footbridge was built in Sofia’s popular park
design

A new footbridge was built in Sofia’s popular park

Boele Architects, based in London and Prague, has won an open international contest to design and build a new bridge in Sofia’s South Park for pedestrians and cyclists. Opened in 1972, South Park stretches from the outskirts of Sofia to the National Palace of Culture in the city center.
Working together for the city | The Bulgarian Team Sofia
lifestyle

Working together for the city | The Bulgarian Team Sofia

Team Sofia is an association of experts, citizens, and organizations committed to the future of Sofia. They spoke about projects, plans, and challenges in their presentation at the Hungarian Contemporary Architecture Centre in Budapest. “We believe that our city needs to start to be governed in a new way, and
Sneaking into the past: the heyday of urbex in Eastern Europe
lifestyle

Sneaking into the past: the heyday of urbex in Eastern Europe

Most of us pass by the once vibrant, but now abandoned and dilapidated buildings with a mixture of nostalgia and rue. But not everyone leaves it at that: urbexers (urban explorers) are dedicated to discovering places, often illegally, that still have the charm of the past but are now deserted.
What challenges do the Western Balkans face?
strategy

What challenges do the Western Balkans face?

„We still debate history as our reality.” Once known as the powder keg of Europe, many things changed in the Balkans, but the challenges remained. EU integration, the Russo-Ukrainian war, and the Bosnian and Bulgarian elections are crucial issues at the moment, shaping the Balkans’ future. The Mathias Corvinus Collegium