The journalist Jorgen Yorges was received by the mayor of the municipality Boris Nikolov and his deputy Rosen Dimitrov. The visit of the guest was a part of his journey along two tourist cross-border routes – “Following the route of the Roman Emperors” and “On the route of the wine”.
The journalist was accompanied by Vladan Krechkovich, project assistant of “European Cultural Routes in Middle and Low Danube” covering routes in Croatia, Serbia, Romania and Bulgaria.
The aim of the German guests was to visit Bulgaria and its famous locations related to the two topics widely promoted as tourist destinations. On the topic of the Roman Emperors, Bulgaria should be presented by “the Belograchik fortress”, “Ulpia Oescus” near Gigen village, the Roman legion “Nove” nearby the city of Svistov, “Sexaginta Prista”- Ruse and the Roman graveyard near Silistra.
As regards the theme dedicated to the wine tourism, Vidin (the North-western region), Pleven and Veliko Tarnovo (the Northern central region) and the city of Ruse ( North-eastern) region will be visited.
The materials covering the two topics will be uploaded on a specialized website on the Internet.
In relation to the project “European cultural routes in the Middle and Low Danube” at the end of September, Belgrade will be visited by 23 German journalists.