Тhe political upsurge and spiritual development of Tarnovo were halted when the Ottoman Empire captured the city on 17 July 1393.
In 1965, the word велико (veliko), meaning "great", was added to the original name in honour of the city's status as an old capital of Bulgaria.Collage of views of Veliko Tarnovo, Top: View of Tsarevets Fortress, Middle left: Saint Peter and Paul Church, Middle right: Saint Demetrius church, Bottom upper left: Boris Denev Art Gallery, Bottom lower left: Saint Forty Martyrs Church, Bottom right: The monument of the Assens is a city in north central Bulgaria and the administrative centre of Veliko Tarnovo Province. kostenlose single portale Dortmund Often referred to as the "City of the Tsars", Veliko Tarnovo is located on the Yantra River and is famously known as the historical capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire, attracting many tourists with its unique architecture.The average minimum temperature in the coldest month, January, is about −3 °C (27 °F), while the average maximum in August, the hottest month, is 31 °C (88 °F).The highest recorded temperature is 43.1 °C (110 °F), while the lowest is −28.1 °C (−19 °F), though according to unofficial data the temperature has fallen to −38 °C (−36 °F).
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This also helps distinguish it from the town of Malko Tarnovo.Veliko Tarnovo has a temperate climate, with cold snowy winters and hot summers.In the 14th century, as the Byzantine Empire weakened, Tarnovo claimed to be the Third Rome, based on its preeminent cultural influence in Eastern Europe. As the capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire, Tarnovo was a quasi-cosmopolitan city, with many foreign merchants and envoys.In 1965, the city, then officially known as Tarnovo, was renamed Veliko Tarnovo (Great Tarnovo) to commemorate its rich history and importance.