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Sunday, June 26

Varna is the Best City to Live in Bulgaria

Updated on: 07.12.2007, 12:45

Published on: 06.12.2007, 12:43

Author: Kristalina Ilieva

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Varna was elected for the best city to live in Bulgaria, according to the special research of

On the second and third place are rated Plovdiv and Veliko Turnovo.

The capital of Bulgaria takes the 4thplace of the ranking. These cities are followed by Burgas, Ruse, Stara Zagora, Blagoevgrad, Kyustendil, Kurdjali.

The city with least points is Pernik.

Varna is the city, managed to gather the maximum 10 points in 6 criteria and the maximum 5 points in other 7 criteria of 40 measures in common.

The good geographical location, along with Burgas was the one of categories in which Varna takes 10 points. Another maximum the city receives also for the many 24- hour pharmacies, for shop which work till late, Varna is among the cities, in which one can get qualified education.

Cultural live is up to standard, there are theaters, cinemas and opera, festivals and concerts are organized. 9 points Varna takes for the low unemployment - only 2.30% and big investments.

Small amount of points Varna takes in categories Kindergartens', Stay in traffic jam' and about lack of information for the urban transport.

The major of the Sea capital of Bulgaria Kiril Yordanov came especially to Sofia to participate in the press conference, on which officially will be announced Varna is the best city to live in Bulgaria.

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