One truly golden opportunity waits for you this summer and you can recognize it by the name. Picking Golden Sands, Bulgaria for a week-long vacation might turn to be an adventure to be remembered for a lifetime. The most prominent resort on the northern part of the country’s coastline has been a popular choice back in the Iron Curtain age when it attracted predominantly tourists from Eastern Europe but in recent times the place, known as Zlatni Pyasatsi in the native language, pools an increasing number of western travelers, especially Brits.
It’s in the North but is it cold
Definitely not, speaking of the summer period. Even during the winter the snow happens to be a rare occasion on the Varna area coast. Being located in the northern Bulgarian coastline does not mean that Golden Sands beach is lukewarm in the middle of the year. In July and August, the average temperature rises to 25 degrees and more, the water is warm enough to spend hours swimming and relaxing in the Black Sea. Well, performing the last action literally will put you at risk of sunburns so you have to spend some time under the parasol.
Golden Sands beach is really one of the greatest not only in Bulgaria but on the Black Sea as a whole. The name speaks for itself even being first used for the natural park neighboring the resort. The fine sands stretch for more than 3,5 km and the widest section of the beach – enough space to put your towel on. Or choose a sunbed – thousands of them can be found near the sea.