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Snake Island in Primorsko

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 St. Thomas Island, or so-called Snake Island is located on the Black Sea coast and is one of seven islands there. It is part of the reserve Ropotamo in Primorsko by 1962. It is situated 36 km from Burgas. Snake Island its name derived from the large presence of gray water snakes that live there and feed the fish in the water around the island. St. Thomas is located on the northern Ropotamo River and covers an area of ​​12 acres. At this place in Bulgaria may encounter divorazstyashti cacti. Their seed is 1933 by King Boris Iii. He has moved from Bratislava, from the botanical garden. Their appearance is called prickly pear. Cacti are spread over half of the island, which makes it difficult passable. In June they bloom with many beautiful large yellow flowers. Cacti are prododavashti. Their fruits can see in the months of August and September. The fruits are edible and are the size of a plum, but the flavor is strawberry.

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