www.nacional.hr  The organizers of the ECOC's initiative in Plovdiv used the power of culture to revive the abandoned places in the city / 19 January 2020

epaper.thehimalayantimes.com Europe's Hidden Gem / 26 December 2019

www.theurbanlist.com Plovdiv, Bulgaria is Europe’s capital of culture for 2019 and this Balkan gem is just waiting to be uncovered / 2 December 2019

theculturetrip.com A 2019 European Capital of Culture, Plovdiv is known as the ‘city of artists’, and the vibrant creative scene and rich history of Bulgaria’s second city are well worth exploring / 19 November 2019

www.travelpotpourri.net Plovdiv – On the Longest Pedestrian Street in Europe / October 29, 2019

www.lagazzettadelmezzogiorno.it  Meeting and interaction of different cultures: "Together "is not only the slogan with which the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv won the title European Capital of Culture, but much more" / October 19, 2019.

www.nationalgeographic.co.uk  Plovdiv is a welcoming and tremendously enjoyable place to visit / October 15, 2019

PressReader.com/usa/ Wandering from our hotel in the Old City, a district packed with narrow 18th-century buildings, we quickly and happily get lost in the “formerly derelict, now trendy” Kapana District, a maze of winding streets lined with cafés and galleries / 11 October 2019

www.blick.ch European Capital of Culture: These are the highlights of the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv / 25 September 2019

www.thestage.co.uk Plovdiv, Bulgaria: Working ‘Together’ to make culture more accessible / 23 September 2019

www.easyviajar.com Learn more about Plovdiv: the capital of European culture in 2019 / 22 September 2019

www.cerodosbe.com 48 hours in Plovdiv: European Capital of Culture 2019: with an Roman ancient theater and many archeological sites, this Bulgarian city is one of the oldest in Europe / September 14, 2019

travelcontinent.at The Bulgarian Capital of Culture in 2019 is colourful and bustling / 12 September 2019

www.welt.de Why do you have to visit Plovdiv right now? / 10 September 2019

lifo.gr „A trip to Plovdiv, European Capital of Culture 2019. The second largest city in Bulgaria is full with life, growing rapidly and launches hundreds of cultural events“ / 9 September 2019

The Budapest Times Picturesque Plovdiv in central Bulgaria and second city to the capital Sofia, is a past wonder and present-day splendour: an eternal city immersed with volumes of history / 9 September 2019

CNN Currently enjoying its time in the limelight as a European Capital of Culture / 2 August 2019

The Guardian: A local’s guide to Plovdiv, Bulgaria: 10 top tips / 29 July 2019

WWW.METRO.NEWS Escape: Bulgaria’s second city, Plovdiv, is cool, cheap and charming

WWW.GEO.DE: Warum die Kulturhauptstadt 2019 eine Reise wert ist?

DIE PRESSE shows the route through “Bulgaria: Through the heart of the Balkans to the Black Sea” via Plovdiv / May 31, 2019

“Roman Ruins? Sure, but Bulgaria’s Second City Offers So Much More” in THE NEW YORK TIMES /May 14, 2019.

“Bulgaria: alla scoperta di Plovdiv, l'altra capitale europea della cultura” in LA REPUBBLICA / May 5, 2019

World First „Alternative European city break destinations“ 1st of May 2019

NEUE ZÜRICHER ZEITUNG takes a look at Plovdiv’s History and becoming European Capital of Culture / April 28, 2019

I NEWS  „Plovdiv city guide: Bulgaria’s second city is a well deserved co-European Capital of Culture“ 26th April 2019

Citta Nuova Italy „Plovdiv, capitale da sempre“ 19th April 2019

Stuff Australia “Plovdiv: Why it could be Bulgaria's - and Europe's - best-kept secret” 14th April 2019

Sunday Тimes: “Plovdiv: this Bulgarian city serves up a mix of hipster cool & history” - 17th March 2019

Deutschlandfunk, January 18, 2019, European Capital of Culture in Bulgaria "Plovdiv's job is to inspire people"

“The Best Emerging Real Estate Markets In Europe For 2019” in FORBES / February 11, 2019.

Plovdiv in the Best places in Europe to visit for 2019: A modern-day Grand Tour of CNN Travel / December 6, 2018.

Monopol Magazine Plovdiv European Capital of Culture celebrates ‘Together’ from 17 December 2018 

The Guardian includes Plovdiv in its hot list ‘where to go on holiday in 2019 ’ from January 2019

Kurier.at  “Plovdiv European Capital of Culture: the first time Bulgaria got it ” from 8 January 2019

Fijet.it ‘ The opening ceremony of the oldest city in Europe Plovdiv European Capital of Culture 2019’  from 12th of January

USA Today ‘ Bulgaria's oldest city honored as European Capital of Culture for 2019’ from 12 January 2019

Publico.pt “ Plovdiv–an old town with modern attitude” January 2019

CNA lifestyle “Why Bulgaria's ancient city of Plovdiv should be your next European destination” from 13 January 2019

Xinhua “Bulgaria's city of Plovdiv begins activities as European Capital of Culture” from 13 January 2019

New Delhi Times ‘Bulgarian oldest city honored as European Capital of Culture’ from 14 January 2019

World travel guide “Spotlight on Plovdiv” from  15 January 2019

Vilagszam “We have visited the European Capital of Culture” from 17 January 2019

Globoport “Now Plovdiv is one of the European Capitals of Culture” from 17 January 2019

ARD “Plovdiv – old and young at the same time”

Dunya News also made a publication about Plovdiv as European Capital of Culture

NUEVATRIBUNA.ES The history of Plovdiv begins over 6000 years ago, before Athens or Rome, which makes it one of the oldest continuously inhabited European cities / 8 January 2019

Plovdiv in the best places to visit in 2019 of NEW YORK POST / December 15, 2018.

Plovdiv is a part of the top tourist destinations for 2019 in THE INDEPENDENT’s travel list. / December 24, 2018.

SPIEGEL ONLINE / November 23, 2018 - "One of the oldest cities in Europe is chic: Plovdiv in Bulgaria will become the European Capital Culture 2019".

DIE ZEIT / December 12, 2018, throws a first glance at Matera 2019 and Plovdiv 2019.

DIE WELT / December 26, 2018, explores the reasons why you should visit Plovdiv in 2019.

Plovdiv is part of the Wanderlust hotlist of MSN / December 4, 2018, as top 15 places you need to visit.

EL PAIS / December 31, 2018, about Plovdiv and how European culture looks East in 2019.

EURONEWS / January 19, 2019- Plovdiv and Matera - European Capitals of Culture 2019.

THE BUDAPEST TIMES / December 19, 2018 - “Culture, history ‘Together’ at Plovdiv in 2019”.

National Geographic Italy / July 2, 2019 -  "Plovdiv, the other European capital of culture".

The Marketing report for the effect of the initiative you can find here.



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