To visit your Bulgarian bride you will not need a visa (exceptions are South Africa and a few other countries).
Singles entertainment in Bulgaria is very affordable with lots of good cheap restaurants.
Bulgaria is much safer than Russia with much less violent crime on the streets.
You are most welcomed to register and create your dating profile today, it is all free of cost.
Then you can send short notes to the women you like and find out who is interested in getting to know you, also free of cost.
Bulgarian ladies have free access to Europe without a visa and can on the one hand easily find employment outside Bulgaria and on the other hand visit you without fiancée visa complications if you intend to take your relationship to the next level.
Some Russian ladies will be more inclined to seek a foreign husband for the simple reason of being less financially secure.