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Sofia by Emdees @flickr
Pretty church in the rain
Pretty church in the rain by James Cridland @flickr
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Sofia, Bulgaria
Sofia, Bulgaria by Nigel'S Europe @flickr
Sofia, Bulgaria
Sofia, Bulgaria by Nigel'S Europe @flickr
Sofia - Rotunda Sveti Georgi
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National Library
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St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral by Archer10 (Dennis) @flickr
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Top sigths of Bulgaria

Veliko Tarnovo is a prominent Bulgarian city that is home to three magnificent sanctuaries – Holy Forty Martyrs Church, the Church of Saints Peter and Paul and the Church of St Demetrius of Thessaloniki. There is an interesting fact connected with these buildings. Their architect, Nikolai Finchev, was a self-learning master, but in his works he managed to overcome many famous architects of his time. The Marine Park, which is located in Burgos, is also worth visiting as besides entertainment there are beautiful monuments and sculptures in the city. … Open

Chapters of the guide to Sofia

Sofia sightseeing

Those, who like shopping, should go to Vitosha Boulevard, which is considered the main shopping street of the city. In addition to shops and souvenir outlets you will find here several cozy restaurants and cafes. While walking, you'll be truly surprised to see such a large number of monuments right at every step. St. George Church is the symbol of the "Old Sofia", which was built in the 6th century. During its 15 … Open

Cultural excursion through Sofia - things to see

The red brick building can be seen even from remote areas of the city. Travelers can appreciate the appearance of the mosque and access its interior; in hours free of prayers entry is open to devotees of any religion. A lot of impressions will give a trip to the Ivan Vazov House Museum. This is where the internationally renowned Bulgarian writer lived and worked; in several rooms the situation of the early 20th … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

The Vodenitzata restaurant serving local cuisine is situated in the picturesque park. It serves visitors until late in the evening. The restaurant regularly hosts entertaining programs. Great meats, branded Shepard salad, flavorful barbecue and a huge selection of drinks will please any visitor. Those who prefer Spanish cuisine are recommended to visit Te Quiero. Despite the fact that the price level of the … Open

Traditions and mentality of Sofia

This festival also has its own symbols - small ornaments of red and white threads called martenicas. It is common to give hand-woven jewelry as a gift to the family and friends; it is fixed to the clothing. There are special carnival festivities in Sofia; here this holiday is called Sirnitza. The main festive meal is halva; this sweet dish is a prime example of the unique combination of Slavic and Eastern cultures. … Open

Travel guide to Sofia

In the center of Sofia you'll find a picturesque park of Borisov Gradina. It is also a historical object founded in the late 19th century. The park is incredibly beautiful. Today, it represents a wonderful Japanese garden and a pond, a large rose garden, numerous fountains, and sculptures. In the middle of the 20th century, an observatory was opened there. The Historical Museum of Bulgaria is situated in a … Open

Advices for travellers

1. Most tourists visit Sofia from May to October, as at this time there is always warm weather favorable for excursions. Winters in Sofia are warm and soft, so fans of festivals would be interested in visiting the city on the New Year’s Eve. 2. The city has an excellent transport system, so you can travel through its territory by underground, buses, trolley buses and trams. Many major attractions are within … Open

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