Swedish youth have increasingly been headed for the Black Sea resort areas in Bulgaria in search of fun and sun. But, recently, some young Swedes encountered an anti-western attitude upon the part of Bulgarians. A young Swede was beaten to death in a nightclub as police calmly observed.
Many areas of eastern Europe are still escaping from fifty years of propaganda against the west which was all too common in its government media. There are undoubtedly still remnants of these attitudes among some Bulgarians.