Rhodope Mountains


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Rhod·o·pe Mountains

 (rŏd′ə-pē, rŏ-dō′-)
A range in the Balkan Peninsula of southeast Europe extending southeast from southwest Bulgaria to northeast Greece and rising to 2,925 m (9,595 ft). In Roman times the range marked the boundary between Thrace and Macedonia.

Rhodope Mountains

(ˈrɒdəpɪ; rɒˈdəʊ-)
pl n
(Placename) a mountain range in SE Europe, in the Balkan Peninsula extending along the border between Bulgaria and Greece. Highest peak: Golyam Perelik (Bulgaria), 2191 m (7188 ft)
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Noun1.Rhodope Mountains - a mountain range in the Balkan peninsula in southeastern EuropeRhodope Mountains - a mountain range in the Balkan peninsula in southeastern Europe; extends along the border between Greece and Bulgaria
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Beautifully situated in one of Bulgaria's most picturesque destinations, The Rhodope Mountains, Swiss-Belresort Mount Orpheus is nestled in almost four acres of lush greenery under the Sacred Land development.
The majority of the representatives of this species of birds in Bulgaria can be found at the nature conservation centre in the village of Madzharovo in the eastern Rhodope mountains.
Deep in the beautiful Rhodope mountains sits the Devil's Throat Canyon, a 250-metre gorge around which more than 150 caves fan out, awaiting exploration.
Horsefly Films' independent filmmaker duo Sophie Dia Pegrum and Jen Miller, wrote, directed, produced, shot and edited TARPAN after traveling to the Polish State Studs and the remote Rhodope Mountains of Bulgaria where the new Tarpan have been rewilded by an international team of conservation organizations, including Rewilding Europe, Ark Nature Foundation and New Thracian Gold.
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He said that another trend was for Bulgarians to go to resorts other than the bestknown ones in the Pirin, Rila and Rhodope mountains.
Ovcharov has been excavating the Ancient Thracian rock city of Perperikon in the Rhodope Mountains for the past few years, and his finds have increasingly proven that Perperikon (also known as Hyperperakion) used to be a crucial urban centre during the Middle Ages as well in the Byzantine Empire and the First and Second Bulgarian Empire, and not just in the Antiquity period.
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The Eastern Alps and the Dinaric and Rhodope Mountains also have many karst formations and the same type of habitats as those where the species was found (Donita & al.
The Rhodope Mountains, in their better part, were populated by a fanatic Muslim population.
Two sites were surveyed; the first was Nevrokopi, a small town in the Rhodope Mountains near the Greek-Bulgarian border, and the second site included Pramanta, a small village in the Pindos Mountains, and Matsuki, a small village in northwestern Greece.