Lavender fields in Kazanlak, Bulgaria. As of 2011, Bulgaria is the world's biggest lavender oil producer. Bulgarian Lavender, a different species of plant than traditional Lavender, is known throughout Eastern Europe to have a healing effect on the skin, as well as an ability to soothe the senses.
Devetashka Cave, Bulgaria - Bulgaria Listeni/bʌlˈɡɛəriə/ (Bulgarian: България, IPA: [bɤ̞ɫˈɡarijɐ]), officially the Republic of Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Република България, IPA: [rɛ'publika bɤ̞ɫˈɡarijɐ]), is a country located in Southeastern Europe. It is bordered by Romania to the north, Serbia and Macedonia to the west, Greece and Turkey to the south, and the Black Sea to the east