Towns and villages - Arbanassi
This is one of the most frequented tourist sites in Bulgaria, 4 km away from Veliko Turnovo.

In the village of Arbanassi everything is authentic: the unique architecture of the Arbanassi houses, the old-time narrow streets, the drinking fountains of yore, the moving mural paintings, icons and original iconostases in its remarkable churches and monasteries.

Arbanassi was founded in the late 15th century by Christians, coming from the southwest Bulgarian lands. In mid-16th century it flourished, rapidly growing and developing and attracting settlers from the nearby villages and hamlets. The prospering inhabitants of Arbanassi engaged in lively trading in all parts of the Ottoman Empire and in the countries of Central Europe. The crafts of gold jewelry, copper work, of farriers developed in the settlement as did the cultivation of the silk worm. The flowering of Arbanassi continued until the end of the 18th century, when it was ravaged and ruined by the Kurdzhali brigand inroads and its population migrated. Now Arbanassi elegantly combines the preserved old-time atmosphere with modern servicing.

Arbanassi

 
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