Day of Hristo Botev – Loud Siren for National Heroes (Sofia, Bulgaria)

Every year on June 2 at noon, for three minutes the air raid sirens across Bulgaria sound in alarm. Cars stop, pedestrians bow their heads and students rise at their desks. Everyone observes a moment of dignified silence. This was a total surprise to us, as you can see!!! lol! The sirens have long since… Continue reading Day of Hristo Botev – Loud Siren for National Heroes (Sofia, Bulgaria)