I nature. The Rila National Park is very scenic, but I didn't see many animals. It was a short visit and I was more focused on historic monuments. Here are the nature pictures that I have.

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Nature in Bulgaria

Snow Covered Mountains Rila
Snow covered mountains in the Rila National Park. (588k)
Hotnitsa Waterfall
Hotnitsa Waterfall. (1446k)
Mountain Creek Rila National
Mountain creek in the Rila National Park. (1.9M)
Mountain Stream Rila National
Mountain stream in the Rila National Park. (1.6M)
Mountain Creek Next Rila
Mountain creek next to the Rila Monastery. (1426k)
Small Waterfall Way Rila
Small waterfall on the way to the Rila Monastery. (1.6M)

Flora in Bulgaria

Flowers. (1498k)
Common Poppy (Papaver rhoeas)
Common Poppy (Papaver rhoeas, german: Klatschmohn, french: Coquelicot). (2M)
Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus)
Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus, german: Kornblume, french: Bleuet). (1.8M)
Spotted Deadnettle (Lamium maculatum)
Spotted Deadnettle (Lamium maculatum, german: Gefleckte Taubnessel, french: Lamier maculé). (1143k)
Black Poplar (Populus nigra)
Black Poplar (Populus nigra, german: Schwarz-Pappel, french: Peuplier noir). (1266k)

Fauna in Bulgaria

Caddisfly Larva
Caddisfly larva. (802k)
Water Strider
Water Strider. (689k)
Longhorn Beetle (Dorcadion sp.)
Longhorn Beetle (Dorcadion sp., german: Erdböcke). (1200k)
Chequered Blue (Scolitantides orion)
Chequered Blue (Scolitantides orion, german: Fetthennen-Bläuling, french: Azuré des orpins). (984k)
Turkish Snail (Helix lucorum)
Turkish Snail (Helix lucorum, german: Gestreifte Weinbergschnecke). (1.7M)
Frog. (1252k)

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