Bulgaria is situated in the south-east of Europe, the north-east part of the Balkan Peninsula. The River Danube forms the northern border - between Bulgaria and Romania. To the west the country borders with Serbia and Macedonia, and to the south – with Turkey and Greece. The eastern Bulgarian border is shaped by the Black Sea, which links the country to Russia, Ukraine and Georgia. The Black Sea border is 378 km long.
The total area of the country is 111,000 square km. Although it only takes 2% of Europe’s territory, Bulgaria has rich variety of natural findings, flora and fauna, a lot of curative and mineral springs. The country has exciting history and picturesque nature, which makes it attractive for the tourists.