Presenting ERASMUS +, EVS and BYF in Gymnasium Yane Sandanski, in Sandanski

It was a great pleasure of ours, as EVS long-term volunteers, and a part of our BYF organisation, to host a presentation about ERASMUS+, EVS and our organisation in Gymnasium Yane Sandanski, in the municipality of Sandanski, Bulgaria. We started the presentation with the coordinator, Emilia Marinova, explaining about Balkan Youth Festival and about the…

Language Coffee – Art Exhibition

Like our previous languages coffee events, this one has been full of international and also local people enjoying the event. This language coffee has been different that the others. First of all, we had three artists with us who wanted to share there photographies and paintings: Ivelina, Lili and Giulia. We started presenting us, our mentors and…

Language Coffee – Everyone’s a Winner

This Language Coffee, with new activities and a lot of prizes from the National Agency, has been full of smiles and new faces of young local people and also people around Europe. This time, we had an introduction about the International Volunteer Day what is celebrated on 5th December, and about 20 years birthday EVS, before the games. The…

Greece

On the road at 10:00 a.m.; Sandanski (Bulgaria) direction Salónica (Greece), three girls in our first time that we want to do our whole trip hitch-hiking. One of us, Yassmina, stops in Salónica where was her destination and Carol and me arrived to Calampaka at 17:00 after 362km and 5 cars. Our next task was…

Veliko Tarnovo

Like all great journeys, rise early, I got up when I knew I was still asleep. On 22th July I took my stuff and went out on the street. And I knew that your destiny is on the road in the same importance as the destination place. I arrived to Veliko on Saturday morning, Pavla was waiting me in the  bus station. Pavla is…

Tryavna

On Friday, 29th July the night was short for Vera, Sergio, Yolanda and me. At half past five in the morning was ringing the alarm clock. We took our things when the sun was starting to shine, while a long travel was waiting us. We tryed to sleep in the train. In the moment when…

★A New History★

”I yearned to become active and useful doing the things that I like and make me happy for the festival. So that when I return, or not, to my home country, I will be filled with a different mind set.”

Eco-Festival, Koprinka

”The train was moving slowly towards Kazanlak (Казанлъ̀к, in Bulgarian), a nice, cosy town located at the foot of the Balkan mountain range, at the eastern end of the Rose Valley.”