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Just 55 miles to the north of Simitli stands the city of Sofia, while 85 miles west you will find Skopje.
This region is graced with some wonderful natural spaces. Two recommended attractions close by to Simitli are Berovo Lake (19 miles away) and Musala Peak (30 miles away).
Skiers and snowboarders will be pleased to know that there are some ski resorts within driving distance, such as Borovets Ski Resort and Dobrinishte Ski Resort.
Blagoevgrad, 8 miles to the north, is a worthwhile locality. Make a stop and go to Bachinovo Park and Church Vavedenie Bogorodichno. Another option is Razlog. It's 16 miles out of Simitli, and is the home of Vihren and SkiBansko by Traventuria.
Head 19 miles east from Simitli to reach Bansko. There's lots to see and do there, such as Ski Bansko, Bansko Permanent Icon Exhibition and Sveta Troitsa Church. If your schedule allows, also check out House Museum of Neofit Rilski and Museum of Otets Paisii Hilendarski.
Get a feel for the range of flavors of Rhodopes Mountains by trying out its most popular food and drinks.
Travelers will no doubt notice a lot of kiselo mlyako (yoghurt) and kashkaval (yellow cheese), two of the more popular regional ingredients.
Two common dishes you might like to try are shkembe chorba (tripe soup) and tarator (cold soup).
For a sweet encounter that will leave you wanting more, try mliako s oriz (rice pudding), a delectable dessert.
If knocking back a bottle or three of the local beer is one of your vacation treats, make a beeline for the closest watering hole and order a round of zagorka
If you're in the mood for a non-alcoholic drink, order mineral water.
One of the most meaningful gestures you can offer to the locals you meet on your travels is to take the trouble to speak a few common words and phrases. Az sãm dobre, blagodarja. A Vie? means fine thanks, and you? in Bulgarian. Ne razbiram (I don't understand) is another handy one to keep up your sleeve.
Enjoy the festivities for Liberation Day, a national day of festivities that takes place on the 3rd of March.
You've laughed, made new friends and no doubt filled up your camera's memory card. When the time arrives to get rid of your final levs and bid "Doviždane" to Rhodopes Mountains, chances are you'll already be planning your next trip!
When it's time to head to the airport, know that Sofia Airport is 55 miles to the north.
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