Hike to Bouzli or how to get successfully lost

By Tatyana Kossekova, Filed under: EcoTrail, News, Volunteers   None

When I tell to people I live in Shipka they all are astonished, asking me what on Earth  I’m doing here. Maybe Shipka is not top 1st destination for tourists in Bulgaria, but here are many monuments and interesting things to see and it is becoming more and more popular to visit. One of the  … Read more

The first month in Shipka

By Tatyana Kossekova, Filed under: Volunteers   None

I am Eva, an EVS volunteer from Slovenia and I will try to present my first impressions about living in Bulgaria, more precisely in Shipka. I heard about EVS volunteering quite some time ago and decided to try to find a suitable project for me. As I no longer had desire to continue my studies  … Read more

First steps in Shipka

By Tatyana Kossekova, Filed under: Volunteers   None

My name is Antonin, I am 27 years old. I arrived in Shipka as european volunteer since one month and half. The european voluntary service is a program allowing to young people aged between 17 to 30 years to be involved in non-profit projects in Europe and different countries around the world. After completion of  … Read more

First walk through Shipka’s ecotrail

By Tatyana Kossekova, Filed under: EcoTrail, News, Volunteers   None

Shipkas eco-trail unfortunately doesn’t start as it should. It begins with rocky road which was started to build due to cutting activities and their benefits. Thanks to Shipkas nature activists, the road building in in this place is banned now. Also everywhere are fallen peaces of wood. It is not only because of this road,  … Read more

Photos of eco-trail

By Tatyana Kossekova, Filed under: EcoTrail, Volunteers   None

“I like this place and could willingly waste my time in it.” William Shakespeare “There is no better designer than nature.” Alexander McQueen “Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.” “Look! Look! Look deep into nature and you will understand everything.” Albert Einstein “No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have  … Read more