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Thracian fortress-sanctuary found in Bulgaria

A fortress-sanctuary, dubbed the "Bulgarian Machu Picchu", has been discovered 1,200 metres above sea level just outside of the Sredna Gora mountain range in Bulgaria. “The residence of the Odrysian kings is a monument unrivaled in scope in Southeastern Europe. I am convinced there is no other fortress-sanctuary dating back

Bronze Age sanctuary found in Bulgaria

A Bronze Age sanctuary has been found in Bulgaria, dating back to the 3rd millennium BC. The Bulgarian archaeologists also found a burial urn with remains of child bones. Professor Nikolov believes that some 6 000 years ago there was a pre-historic settlement near Kran that was built of stone. After the

Thracian sanctuary found in cave in Bulgaria

A Thracian sanctuary containing tombs, niches, drawings, and an altar, has been found in a cave in Northern Bulgaria. There also drawings of humans on the walls of the cave which look differently depending on the intensity of the sunlight falling on them. Koev believes that the fact that the sanctuary is