Theme Week Bulgarian Black Sea Coast – Kavarna

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Kavarna is a Black Sea coastal town and seaside resort in the Dobruja region of northeastern Bulgaria. It lies 42 kilometres (26 miles) northeast of Varna, 43 km (27 mi) from Dobrich and 43 km (27 mi) south of the border with Romania. It is the principal town of Kavarna Municipality, part of Dobrich Province. As of December 2009, the town has a population of 11,397 inhabitants. A little yacht port, a fishing base, a spacious beach and a resort complex exist in the town. The landmark Cape Kaliakra is located a few kilometers to the east, as is the tiny beachfront resort of Rusalka. Three 18-hole golf courses with villa communities and marinas are being developed nearby, two of the courses are designed by Gary Player and one by Ian Woosnam.

During the 2000s, the town became famous with the annual Kaliakra Rock Fest featuring famous rock bands from around the world.

Turkish bath Hammam © Nikolov2010 © flickr.com - Boby Dimitrov/cc-by-sa-2.0 © panoramio.com - Nikolai Karaneschev/cc-by-3.0 © panoramio.com - Nikolai Karaneschev/cc-by-3.0 City hall © panoramio.com - Nikolai Karaneschev/cc-by-3.0 Dormition of Theotokos church © Nikolov2010
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City hall © panoramio.com - Nikolai Karaneschev/cc-by-3.0
The lay of the land is flat and the seacoast of Kavarna is 42 km (26 mi) long. Along it there are small beaches, including an artificial one. Gore Chirakman with its almost sheer slopes towers above the seacoast. Remains of stronghold walls, moats, buildings, churches and necropolises can be found on the flat plateau. The region is rich in mineral waters.

The area around Kavarna offers opportunities for developing ecotourism and specialized tourism — examination and photography of plants, dolphins and various kinds of fish in the coastal waters. The variety of birds attracts tourists from all parts of the world and contributes to Kaliakra and Yaylata becoming one of the most preferred places in Bulgaria for the development of ornithological tourism.

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