Varna is a port city with a population of about 350 thousand inhabitants. It is often determined as the "sea capital of Bulgaria. Throughout the city are located institutions like the State Agency "Maritime Administration and Admiralty of the Bulgarian army. Varna is a major cultural center with a developed sea tourism and starting point for many resorts on the golf course. Near the city are the summer resort of St. St. Konstantin and Elena "(including" Sunny Day ") and Golden Sands.

In 1972, during the works, is open Varna Necropolis, which dates back to around 4200 BC. It found the oldest golden treasure in human history, and other objects of silver, copper, bronze, silica and clay.

It is known that the coast of Bay of Varna, where he now is the old part of town, is located Odessos fortress, which is a greek translation of the older name - Varna, e established through 6 century BC (about 570 years BC), close to the same old Thracian settlement in the area of Varna miletski settler. One consideration is the Thracian god Darzalas. It is believed that the city had and temples of Apollo and Dionysus.