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Bulgarian village goes Chinese in yoghurt craze

Momchilovtsi has given its name to a drinking yoghurt that's the rage for Chinese consumers

Bulgarian women dancing during the third Chinese-Bulgarian yoghurt festival in the village of Momchilovtsi.

A Bulgarian woman learning Chinese in a makeshift classroom.

Momchilovtsi, Bulgaria

THE Bulgarian villagers hunker over their books, struggling with their Mandarin words and characters. But they are not going to China - the Middle Kingdom is coming to them. Because of yoghurt.

"It's difficult. You have to be quite tough not to give up," says...

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