Bulgaria: Main Facts
A Country of Superb Variations
Geographical Location of Bulgaria
Bulgaria is in the Balkan Peninsula of south-eastern Europe, with a coastline on the Black Sea.
Land/Sea Boundaries of Bulgaria
Bulgaria borders Romania to the north, Serbia and Macedonia to the west, Greece and Turkey to the south and the Black Sea on the east.
Language of Bulgaria
Bulgarian is the majority language spoken in Bulgaria, and is understood by all Bulgarians. Other languages used by smaller ethnic groups include Turkish, spoken by about 9% of the population and Romany, spoken by roughly 4%.
Currency of Bulgaria
The currency of Bulgaria is the Lev (plural Leva), which is divided into 100 stotinki.