She, he, it … Or how we say in Bulgarian, names of different countries.

I recently saw a similar map created by Polish enthusiast like me and I was excited to make such a map and on Bulgarian, because I saw how many differences there are in different languages. A as a one of the founding of the Cyrillic alphabet, the Bulgarian is most appropriate to represent Slavic cyrillic […]

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Tourist Map of Bulgaria

On base of Geographical map of Bulgaria adding a bunch of new useful things and put together assembled this first version of the tourist map. The map is inspired by a classic of the General Management of Geodesy, Cartography and Cadastre 80s, namely “Bulgaria – Tourist map”. This map over the years has given me […]

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A geographical map of Bulgaria v.2

Working on the new Tourist Map, I saw that it is time for change in this Geographic map of Bulgaria too. Changes most affect the road network and administrative division, adding new things from the last 3-4 years. Light-cosmetic changes were also made in the colors of the height division. Again JPG file is large […]

Results of the presidential elections – I round

From this year’s election, I decided to focus only on I-st round of presidential elections due interesting data and variations in different constituencies. What will become of the II-nd tour for President no longer interests me, I personally do not see difference between the two candidates. And for confused data of the CEC about the […]

Population of Bulgaria – interactive map

As elections approach, again took the files with administrative units to prepare for the new data. And using a script on Mapbox I combined files of regions and municipalities , so to show data for populations at different zoom. use + – or double clicks for zoom in and zoom out and dragging by the […]

Cycling infrastructure and its development in Sofia

Use this map, as cycling route planer, to choose your route through city Whether the Sofia municipality or organizations like Veloevolution , maps depicting cycling routes in Sofia show “established” routes as bike lanes regardless of how and where they are built. But as an active cyclist, I read and interested considerably on the subject […]

Catalog maps of US Army

I recently discovered an interesting file. Shows available maps in the archives of the University of Texas at scale 1:250,000 and 1:1M in the world used by the US Army during the second half of the 20th century. Drawn in the ’50s, no one can say that they are accurate or correct for now. Many […]

Застроеност в Софийско поле

Urbanization in Sofia field

Quite often I go to Vitosha with Sofia Green Tour and spend at least 10 minutes of Borova skala watching Sofia field and the Balkan Mountains beyond. And often I think how big the city is and soon will fill the entire field. So after another hike decided to check in numbers actually how much […]

Lighthouses in Bulgaria

There is no more iconic image associated with the sea from the image of a lighthouse. Coast of Britain and Ireland, East Coast of North America are frequently photographed with lighthouse in the background or main focus. But what we know about lighthouses on 350 km coast we have in Bulgaria. Lighthouses have – whole […]