Category: St Vlas

Watermill 2

  This new complex in between Compass and Watermill is now all complete .  I understand it’s also called “Little Watermill”.  It really does look very good.  


The Heavens Opened …

We’ve recently come back from Vlas after spending 10 very relaxing days in the sun  (7 – 17 June).  The weather was absolutely glorious and the only time we really saw much rain was on the Monday afternoon.  We were in our apartment enjoying the sunshine when dark clouds came...


Ladies Day

Also known as “International Womens Day” Sunday 8th March 2015 was Ladies Day in Bulgaria.  While we were at St Vlas this March, we noticed that the flower shops were open and that many people were walking around with fresh flowers, either in a lovely bouquet, in a plant pot...


Spring is starting to show

It’s A Lovely Feeling … At last the long cold winter is slowly disappearing and Spring is most definitely on its way – you can tell by the way the trees and plants are budding.  Although it was still pretty cold when we visited St Vlas this month (March 2015)...


St Vlas Marina March 2015

Packed Away For Winter At the end of each summer season the marina and beaches look very different.  The palm trees are covered up to protect them from the winter weather, the restaurants and shops are closed (except for maybe one or two) and most of the boats are taken...


Stormy sea at St Vlas

March by the sea! We’ve just come back from enjoying a lovely weeks break at our apartment.  Admittedly it was pretty cold when the wind was blowing but the sun came out now and again and we were lucky enough not to see any rain. As long as you were...


Their very own Motor Museum

Vlas motor museum
The motor museum at Vlas

Yes Folks, That’s It! Well we think that’s it!  We saw a sign one day by the side of a supermarket which pointed to ….   this little pile of two-wheeled vehicles!  At least it’s free to look!  Maybe they’re waiting for some more artefacts to come in!


St Vlas Church

Vlas Church
Vlas Church built by the Dinevi brothers

The Dinevi brothers do not just build apartment and hotel complexes.  In 2007 they built the Orthodox Church of St. Vlasiy (pictured above).  It was built on the site of an ancient monastery which was there from the ІІІ to ХVІІ century.  The building is really quite magnificent, both inside...