Pirin Macedonia

Pirin Macedonia is a cultural region in . Named after the mountain Pirin the area includes the mountain itself, as well as the valleys of the rivers Mesta and Struma, and some lower mountains in the westernmost parts of the region, out of which Belasitsa (at the border with and ) is the highest.

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is in . It is the birthplace of the Bulgarian revival movement.


Pirin is in , in . The range is a national park and since 1983 part of the UNESCO World nature heritage.

is a city in , in . Once a day there is bus to .

is a city in . is the largest city of Southwest Bulgaria, is located about 90km south from Sofia, in the northeast part of the historical geographic area of Macedonia.

is in the region of .

is a ski resort nested in the Rila Mountains of .

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Bulgarian:  Благоевград Bulgarian:  Област Благоевград Blagoevgradski Okrŭg Oblast Blagoevgrad Okrŭg Gorna Dzhumaya

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