Sofia Expat Insurance & City Guide

International Health Insurance QuoteSofia is the capital of Bulgaria, with a population of more than 1.2 million people. It has many mountains. Also, there are many thermal water springs both in Sofia and the country. Sofia is Europe’s most affordable capital to visit.

1. Dining in Sofia

Bulgarian cuisine is very similar to the cuisine of Turkey.  If you come in the summer, you will enjoy an abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables. Also, you can try all kinds of jams from cherries, apples, peaches, apricots and quinces. The most famous Bulgarian is yoghurt. It comes plain and in a variety of fruit flavours.

2. Shopping in Sofia

When you are in Sofia and you want to purchase some good gifts for your friends and family, you can think about Bulgarian rose products and hand made carvings. Rose oil is the most famous Bulgarian export. You could buy rose oil production in a souvenir bottle holders.

3. Healthcare in Sofia

Healthcare in Bulgaria is compulsory common. There are a large number of private clinics and public facilities in Bulgaria. In order to receive consultation or treatment at private facilities, expats will have to pay the entire amount for the examination. Expats should have international health insurance.

4. Insurance for Expatriates in Sofia

Most expatriates will want to obtain international medical coverage if residing in Sofia. Medical evacuation is recommended along with a plan that provided global medical treatment. A plan that will provide reimbursement for medical expenses via a large network of hospitals is recommended. Many expats should also obtain global life and disability insurance coverage.

Here is a list of different types of insurance coverage you will want if you are planning to become an expatriate in Sofia: