Immerse yourself in the Communist past of Bulgaria with this informative and enlightening walking and wine-tasting tour of Varna. This shipping city on the Black Sea is known for its monument socialist-era monuments. Visit the Retro Museum, a space dedicated to the Communist period from 1944 to 1989 and includes intriguing artifacts from the period. Then discuss it all over a few glasses of local wine.
After getting picked up at your hotel in Varna, set off through the city traversing the streets while learning about the history of this bustling port city on the Black Sea. Visit some of the more striking Communist-era monuments and learn from the knowledgeable local guide about the 44-year socialist period in the country. Stop by the Retro Museum, which opened in 2015, and get a deeper sense of the Communist period, as you gawk at various relics from the past, including home design and automobiles. After the museum, it's time to indulge in something completely different: the budding Bulgarian wine industry. Sample three different types of Bulgarian wine and learn about the characteristics of the wine and what makes it so good.