Plovdiv 2019

Plovdiv, one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world, has been officially inaugurated as the European Capital of Culture for 2019 with a spectacular opening ceremony. Over 30,000 people gathered on the central city square to be part of this “We are all colours” event, which included 1,500 local and foreign artists. The focal point being a special light tower, measuring 30 meters high and weighing 200 tons.

If the opening ceremony is anything to go by, Plovdiv to going to provide a multitude of amazing cultural events throughout the year, so there is no better time to visit this great city.