Bulgaria: Country and Foreign Investment
Bulgaria is situated in south-east Europe, in the heart of the Balkans, bordering the Black Sea to the east and sharing national borders with Greece, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia & Montenegro, and Turkey. With a total area of 111,000 sq km, it is a mainly mountainous country – the Balkans mountain range runs through the centre of Bulgaria. The longest river, the Iskar, is 368km in length and the River Danube forms part of the border between Bulgaria and Romania on its route to the Black Sea.
The climate is temperate, with hot, dry summers and cold, damp winters, with wide variations in the weather experienced by different parts of the country; the warmest climate is in the south and west.