Varna Forecast:

Conference Venue:

The venue of the conference is 4-star All-inclusive Sunny Day Black Sea resort, Bulgaria

Sunny Day resort is one of the most beautiful places for holiday in Bulgaria, which will definitely fascinate you and will probably completely meet your expectations for a quiet holiday and complete recreation and relaxation. First and foremost, one of the major advantages of the complex is its location.

 

From Varna Airport [VAR] to conference Hotels/Venue (Sunny Day resort):

 
For travel between Varna Airport and the conference venue, we recommend Triumf taxi – they offer an affordable and comfortable services (prices approximately 0.3 – 0.35 EUR/km). People from the organizers on 19th Sept. will greet you at the airport (look for the BIOCOMP sign) and will then assist you with the taxi. Web site:
 
TAXI Telephones:
 
+359 52 644444
 
+359 882 644444
 
+359 879 644444
 
+359 898 644444
 
You can take also bus N409 from Varna airport to Sunny Day.
 
Bus N8 goes from Varna to Sunny Day.
 
Conference Venu address:
9006 Varna, Bulgaria, St. Constantinе and Еlena 
Sunny Day resort.
 

General Local Information:

 

 

Bulgaria is situated in Southeastern Europe, in the Balkan peninsula, bordering the Black Sea (geographic coordinates 43 00 N, 25 00 E). The country covers an area of 110879 km2 (slightly larger than Tennessee). The country has strategic location near Turkish Straits; controls key land routes from Europe to Middle East and Asia.

The climate is temperate with cold, damp winters and hot, dry summers. The terrain is very diverse, with many mountains over 2000 meters and a number of valleys and plains. The country is abundant with mineral springs and is famous with its winter ski, spa and summer sea resorts.

The official currency is Bulgarian lev (BGN). 1BGN ≈ 0.5 EUROfficially, only local money is accepted in shops, restaurants, taxis etc. Exchangeservices are offered at many locations, including the airport, in all banks, in numerous exchange bureaus, hotels, and in some major shopping centers.Furthermore, major credit cards such as Visa, American Express, and Mastercard, are widely accepted.

The voltage in Bulgaria is 220/240 V, 50 Hz, with the standard European two pin system electrical outlet sockets.

Bulgaria has a good ground transport system, including busses and trains. Taxis in most major cities are inexpensive.

Bulgaria is member of European Union and NATO.

 

Varna tourist sites

Dormition of the Theotokos orthodox Cathedral, Varna, Bulgaria

If you have free time and you want to visit some interesting city sites in Varna you can check this information:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/QuickGuide-g295392-Varna_Varna_Province.html

 

Museums in Varna (7 sights)
Religious Sights (7 sights)
Shopping Tour (8 sights)
Sea Garden Tour (8 sights)
Varna Nightlife (8 sights)
Daily Life in Varna (7 sights)