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13.09.2017 "4 x 4" wine tour in South Sakar

Some wine professionals are passionately asserting that the best place for cultivating of vines in Bulgaria is the Eastern part of the Thracian Lowland and more precisely the South Sakar sub-region. Certainly, I could argue with these guys but I have much fewer arguments after visiting 4 wineries from the area (the majority of them – for the first time).… Read more →

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VIA VINO & Odysseia-in tour to Priorat: 29 June - 04 July 2017

Dear wine lovers, I could undoubtedly say that Priorat is one of the most exciting and distinctive wine areas I have ever been! And that I am extremely happy to announce a Via Vino & Odysseia-in tour to Priorat which will take place between 29 June and 04 July 2017. Here are few words about this magical place… According to… Read more →

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04.04.2017 The mighty Etna and the "volcano wines" - IWINETC 2017, Italy

Via Vino & Odysseia-In participated again in the leading global event for the wine and culinary tourism industry. The 9th Annual International Wine Tourism Conference, Exhibition & Workshop (IWINETC) was held in the region of Catania, Sicily, Italy 28 & 29 March 2017. The 3 day event (2 day conference & 1 day Workshop), followed by winery visits (2 days)… Read more →

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06.02.2017 VIA VINO & Odysseia-In at FESPO fair, Switzerland

        Grüezi mitenand! That is the Swiss expression for “Hello everybody”. I am very happy to announce that VIA VINO & Odysseia-In have participated at FESPO 2017 – Switzerland’s biggest travel and holiday fair! It took place in Messe Zürich between 26 and 29 January 2017. We have presented there for the first time some brand new wine tours and… Read more →

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13.01.2017 17 as a start of 2017

In the very beginning of The New Year I decided to summarize some interesting articles, blog posts and other online reading materials. Though the topics are various, I am sticking to the Via Vino main point – Wine Tourism in Bulgaria. Actually I am happy to share with you that I had to select the best readings – a proof… Read more →

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14.09.2016 The Wedding Tasting

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure to moderate a wine tasting at the wedding of my good friends Evgenia and Lars who currently live in Copenhagen. But I was also challenged by their invitation because the wedding guests were an interesting mixture from all over the world – more than 100 people from 20 nationalities!!! And it was… Read more →

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19.08.2016 Two special wineries on the edge of the Thracian lowland

When Mr. Chris Drake, a wine blogger from Scotland but living currently in London let me know that he intends to visit Bulgaria in order to talk about our wine project VIA VINO and hopefully to write an article about Bulgaria as a (still hidden) wine tourism destination, I have not hesitated long before suggesting these 2 excellent wineries –… Read more →