Yailata Fortress & Yailata Archaeological Preserve – Kavarna, Bulgaria

Bulgaria’s National Archaeological Preserve “Yailata” (“Yaila” is a Turkish word left over from the Ottoman Yoke period meaning “a high pasture”) is located on Bulgaria’s northern Black Sea coast, 18 km northeast of the town of Kavarna, and 2 km…

Kaliakra Fortress – Kaliakra Cape – Kavarna, Balgarevo, Sveti Nikola, Bulgaria

The Kaliakra Fortress is located on Cape Kaliakra on the Black Sea coast in Northeast Bulgaria (the region known as Dobrudzha). Cape Kaliakra is a 2 km long narrow headland towering about 70 meters above the sea level. The Kaliakra…