Stories

Medical Students On a Mission provide healthcare within Bulgaria and across the world, one screening at a time

Foreign and Bulgarian students reach out to those that cannot be reached

Meet Dr. Will Buckingham and Dr. Hannah Stevens, founders of “Wind&Bones”

“It has been very easy to connect with great people and to make friends...”

Meet Student Aid Drop’s founder Praveena Tharmathas and co-founder Reem Ahmed

This female-led student NGO aims to make a difference in the current refugee crisis

Meet Clément Baulot-Suckov, founder of La Maison de Beauté

“You should try to understand things from the inside, and the ground up so that you have a more objective view”

Meet Eric David Halsey, creator of “The Bulgarian History Podcast”

Why moving to Bulgaria might be the best thing one can decide

Meet Yulia Matsaenko from Synergy Bulgaria

Volunteering to make a difference

Meet Emil Shekerdzhiiski, Founder of Networking Premium

A successful entrepreneur talks about why Sofia is an excellent place for new businesses

Meet Marta, founder of “Mamá española en Bulgaria”

How one Spanish mom started a new life in Sofia

Meet Atanas Yonkov, Open Sofia’s IT adviser

Our active contributor shares why he loves Sofia’s international community

Meet Tamar Weisert, Open Sofia’s editor and writer

Why Bulgaria can still offer beautiful surprises even if you’ve seen the entire world

Meet Ilias Iatropoulos, Open Sofia’s photographer and volunteer at Synergy Bulgaria

Why Sofia is a "rough diamond" full of beautiful contrasts