Ivo Daskalov

KARAKACHANI

High in the Stara Planina mountain at Karandila area some 250 kms (156 miles) east of the Bulgarian capital Sofia an annual Karakachani festival is taking place. The Karakachani, is a Greek minority ethnic group who chose Bulgaria for their home, they gather annually to celebrate their traditional culture and share it to Bulgarian people and all visitors to their festival.