The Welcome to Bulgaria resources page is a useful starting point for learning about the country, its people, and what it is like to live and work in Bulgaria.  Whether you are coming for a short visit, thinking about relocating, or doing business in Bulgaria, these resources can help answer many of your questions or point you in the right direction to learn more.

If you are just starting your research, begin with the Bulgaria Orientation Guide. There you will find a country overview, basic information, and just enough history to whet your appetite for more.

We make frequent updates to this resource page, so check back often for new information. Contact us with questions, corrections, or suggested additions. We are here to help.

At a Glance


  • VISA D Application
  • Work Permit
  • CarSearch
  • Househunt
  • Settling In

Language Tools

  • Survival Cheat Sheet
  • At the Airport
  • At the Doctor
  • Food Shopping
  • Spice List

Daily Life

  • Shopping
  • Neighborhoods
  • K-12 Schools
  • Networking
  • Religious Groups