Област Варна

Varna Province

Област Варна (Oblast Varna) is located in the east of Bulgaria, at the Black Sea. The northern part belongs to the Danubian Plain, the southern part are several plateaus like the Franga Plateau, South Dobruja, the Provadiya Plateau, Ludogorie, and the Avren Plateau. There is an abundance of limestone, silica, and clays, used for cement production and glass manufacturing. There are also salt mines, and there is an abundance of thermal springs.