Kazanlak

What is Kazanlak known for?


life style

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historical development

the 4th-3rd centuries BCE the lands on the upper Tundzha river were within the dominion of the Thracian ruler Seuthes III and took an important place in the historical development of Thrace during the Hellenistic era. The Thracian city of Seuthopolis (Σευθόπολις) was uncovered near Kazanlak and thoroughly studied at the time of the construction of the Koprinka Reservoir. In the 4th century BCE, near the ancient Thracian capital of Seuthopolis and close to the city, a magnificent


oil created

-picking and rose-production in Bulgaria. The museum exposition includes original pictures and documents of the development of rose production, instruments for processing of the rose gardens, vessels for storing and exporting rose oil and rose water. Restorations of a rose warehouse and the first laboratory for examination of rose oil created in 1912 are made in the museum. One of the biggest attractions in the museum is a rose oil vessel which had been used for the last time in 1947


huge battle

" He is also said to have fought in the Balkan mountains at ''Shishkin grad'' ("Shishman's town"), between Sliven and Kazanlak, where he killed 10,000 janissaries (Janissary) in a huge battle. The 18th century Bulgarian enlightener Paisius of Hilendar wrote in his ''Istoriya Slavyanobolgarskaya'' that during the siege of Tarnovo Ivan Shishman managed to reach Sofia with his boyars. He hid his treasury


culture amp

 — one of the oldest libraries in Bulgaria, founded in 1860, now holds over 500 volumes. * Rosarium Park with many spots for recreation. * The House — museums of famous Bulgarian artists Dechko Uzunov and Nenko Balkanski. * The Thracian tombs. The remains discovered from the ancient Thracian culture — objects, jewelry, and vessels of gold, silver, bronze and clay — have long since become part of the world historical legacy. Iskra Town History Museum


producing

-stat.mashke.org“ It is the center of rose oil extraction in Bulgaria and the oil-producing rose (Rosa damascena) of Kazanlak is one of the most widely recognizable national symbols. History left thumb Fresco in the 4th century BCE Thracian Tomb of Kazanlak (Image:Reproduction of Thracian tomb 2.jpg), an UNESCO World Heritage Site. The oldest settlement in the area of the modern-day city dates back to the Neolithic era (6th-5th millennium BCE). During

and, of course, rose cultivation. The oil-producing rose, imported from India via Persia, Syria and Turkey, found all the necessary conditions to thrive — proper temperature, high moisture and light, sandy, cinnamon-forest soils. Kazanlak rose oil has won gold medals at expositions (World's fair) in Paris, London, Philadelphia, Antwerp, Laet, and Milan. After Bulgarian independence the handcrafts declined due to the loss of the markets

: www.arsenal.bg Arsenal Corp . Founded in 1924, it manufactures and develops a wide range of military equipment, including small arms (especially AK-47 models), anti-aircraft missiles (Surface-to-air missile), and heavy machine guns. Also located in the city are M+S Hydraulic and Caproni JSC, manufacturers of hydraulic components. Kazanlak has three textile factories, one for woolen cloth, the second producing thread of different types and the last producing


battle field

relate the story of Russian soldiers' and Bulgarian volunteers' heroism during the five-month defence of the pass. From the last ground there is a panorama of the restored details of the battle field, monuments and common graves reminiscent of the self-sacrifice of the Russian and Bulgarian heroes. The locality offers excellent conditions for relaxation and tourism. Several shops, cafes with well stocked wet-bar, camping, a comfortable hotel-restaurant and a petrol station are available for the visitors. The national Shipka-Buzludza park-museum includes Shipka Memorial Church (or Church of the Nativity) near the town of Shipka, Shipka National Park, Freedom Monument near the village of Sheinovo and Buzludza National Park. The Shipka Memorial Church right thumb The Russian-style Shipka (town) Shipka Memorial Church (File:ShipkaMemorialChurch 0774.jpg). The Shipka Memorial Church is located only WikiPedia:Kazanlak Dmoz:Regional Europe Bulgaria Provinces Stara_Zagora Localities Kazanlak Commons:Category:Kazanlak


including small

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great artistic

has three arks, topped off with the distinctive WikiPedia:Kazanlak Dmoz:Regional Europe Bulgaria Provinces Stara_Zagora Localities Kazanlak Commons:Category:Kazanlak


academic international

: www.art-school.eu Famous people * Todor Yanchev, football player of CSKA SOFIA * Chudomir, writer * Emanuil Manolov, composer * Petko Staynov, composer * Dechko Uzunov, artist * Nenko Balkanski, artist * Svetla Ivanova, pop singer * Elvira Georgieva, estrada and chalga singer * Petko Orozov, philanthropist, Rose Oil industrialist and innovator * Ivan Milev, artist * Borislav Sabchev, religious philosopher academic International relations

Kazanlak

'''Kazanlak''' (alternative transliterations include ''Kazanlǎk'', ''Kazanlâk'', ''Kazanluk'', , Thracian (Thracian language) and Greek (Greek language) Σευθόπολις (''Seuthopolis'') is a Bulgarian town (List of cities and towns in Bulgaria) in Stara Zagora Province, located in the middle of the plain of the same name, at the foot of the Balkan mountain range (Balkan Mountains), at the eastern end of the Rose Valley (Rose Valley, Bulgaria). It is the administrative centre of the homonymous Kazanlak Municipality.

The town is among the 15 biggest industrial centres in Bulgaria, with a population of 47,325 people as of Feb 2011. „WorldCityPopulation“ „pop-stat.mashke.org“

It is the center of rose oil extraction in Bulgaria and the oil-producing rose (Rosa damascena) of Kazanlak is one of the most widely recognizable national symbols.

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