Bulgaria is the world’s second-biggest exporter of rose oil, an ingredient in most perfumes.

As confusing as it may be, Bulgarians shake their head when they want to say “yes” and nod when they want to say “no”.

The country’s national instrument is gaida, more commonly known as bagpipes.

Bulgaria is in southeastern Europe, and has a population of 7 million people. Their capital is Sofia, and their currency is the Bulgarian Lev. The official language is Bulgarian. 

Fun activities to do

To download the flag and map:

  1. Click on the image
  2. Right-click and select Save Image As…
Also try making a postcard and it’s stamp! Try filling in your suitcase for the trip!