Culture

16
Jul
Getting Connected with Stereo MC’s: Carel Translations provides interpreting for an interview with the legendary British band

It is our great pleasure to share with you the story of our meeting with Stereo MC’s and Nova TV’s interview with them, during which Carel Translations provided interpreting from English to Bulgarian and vice versa. The

13
Nov
World Kindness Day 2013: Bulgaria joins worldwide celebrations as dance-for-kindness craze takes over Varna

World Kindness Day is celebrated on November 13th. "The purpose of World Kindness Day is to look beyond ourselves, beyond the boundaries of our country, beyond our culture, our race, our religion; and realise we are citizens of the world." -

30
Sep
Happy International Translation Day 2013!

International Translation Day, also known as St. Jerome's Day, is celebrated by language professionals on 30th September each year. St Jerome, considered to be the patron saint of translators and interpreters worldwide, translated the Bible from Greek and Hebrew

30
Sep
International Translation Day 2012 around Europe

Today's post is of course dedicated to Sep 30th - International Translation Day. Here's a brief overview of the various events organised in celebration of ITD 2012 across Europe. In London, several British literary organizations are hosting a special symposium to mark

13
Apr
Easter in Bulgaria, Friday 13th and more

With Easter holidays upon us this week, an Easter-related post was bound to sneak its way here. The true reason why I felt compelled to devote a piece on this particular week of the year though is a bit

17
Mar

Happy St. Patrick’s day!

Happy St. Patrick’s day!

No wonder Guinness is currently attempting to get St Patrick’s Day officially recognized by GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ as ‘The Friendliest Day of the Year’ – I mean, does anyone know of another country’s national holiday that is

08
Mar
Here’s to all the ladies!

In honor of March 8th – International Women’s day, today’s post is of course dedicated to all the ladies. Being a woman myself, I couldn’t help but

21
Feb
International Mother Language Day 2012

International Mother Language Day is observed every year on 21 February worldwide to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. The International Mother Language Day was proclaimed by the General Conference of the

11
Feb
Did you know? Interesting facts about Alaska and its culture

The fierce winter that has come upon us in the past few weeks has inevitably left our thoughts more or less preoccupied with the weather and the plummeting