Khaskovska Oblast Travel Guide

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    Nice cafe at downtown
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    Sample of fine architecture
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    Heavy industry polluting the air
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Kazanluk

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Stara Zagora

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Kurdzhali

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Gabrovo

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Chirpan

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Rodopi

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Lyubimets

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4,29,0

Dryanovo

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Kazanluk

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  • The famous soaps from Kazanluk.

    Kazanluk Shopping

    There are many different products related to the rose oil industry in Kazanluk like soaps for men, soaps for women, schampoo, liquor, small pillows filled with rose leafs, I believe I saw candles, and much more. They also sell postcards and other souvenirs, of course. Back home I gave the soap to my wife, and she really loved it, not only the...

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  • Main post office.

    Kazanluk Favorites

    The main post office is situated at ul 23-ti Pehoten Shipchenski Polk, about 200m west of the main square, on the same side of the street. On the outside there is a row of 5-6 yellow post boxes.

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  • Thracian tomb of Kazanlak

    Kazanluk Things to Do

    Disapointing visit. You can only see the copy. The original is closed. The explanations too are uninformative and uninteresting. The staff was not useful.You are better off doing a virtual tour online for free and save yourself the time and money.For a full review of the...

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Stara Zagora

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Kurdzhali

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  • Luxurious Roman Villa Armira in...

    Kurdzhali Things to Do

    Ivaylovgrad is a small town in Haskovo Province in the very south-east of Bulgaria, very close to the Bulgarian-Greek border, set near the river Arda in the easternmost part of the Rhodope Mountains. The town itself is raher a non touristy place but its' hidden secret is Villa Almira that, really, worths a visit. Villa Armira, a sumptuous palace...

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  • Monastery of the Assumption of Virgin...

    Kurdzhali Things to Do

    The Monastery of the Assumption of Virgin Mary is located at the quarter of Gledka, some 5 km SW from the centre of Kardzhali on the way to Momchilgrad. A calm and spiritual place that worths a visit!

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  • Regional Historic Museum

    Kurdzhali Things to Do

    Housed in a three storey Ottoman building, the Regional Museum of History in Kardzhali is town's top attraction. On the ground floor ancient Thracian findings are exposed, while the second and the third floor are dedicated to the rich folklore life of the Eastern Rhodope. Ticket costs 5 lv while an additional charge of 15 lv for taking photos is...

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Gabrovo

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  • Some Old Houses @ Bojentsi Village

    Gabrovo Things to Do

    Some houses are presently being used as taverns, bistro/café , souvenir shops, or even as guesthouse for tourists. If you are an environmental and “eco” fan you also have the possibility to rent at the : “Bojentsi ECO Houses for Rent” see this interesting website which I specially copied for...

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  • Koliovata Kashta

    Gabrovo Hotels

    The guesthouse Koliovata Kashta with 6 Rooms is located in a historical building in the heart of...

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  • Interior side of the Bojentsi Revival...

    Gabrovo Things to Do

    Few houses are still in function and being used to exhibit the old things and methods they used for cooking, the way they sleep, how they live and maybe appreciate some interior architectural design of the house. These houses are usually built from wood and natural stone bricks with wooden terraces, heavy gates, and roof covered with stone plates....

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Chirpan

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  • House-museum Peyo Yavorov

    Chirpan Things to Do

    Peyo Yavorov is a famous Bulgarian poet born in 1878(lived till 1914) in Chirpan. He’s had an interesting life being a patriot and a poet. If you are interested in that person, you can read more about him here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peyo_YavorovThe house is typical for that time and region built in the beginning of XIX century. It is not big...

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  • The cheapest food

    Chirpan Shopping

    Everybody has heard for Penny market, they came soon in Bulgaria in a dozen of small towns. These places really need the supermarket cause they only had little shops and as you know Penny is really cheap.

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  • Deja vu

    Chirpan Restaurants

    A small bar in the center of Chirpan. We stopped for a sandwich, they also offer pizza. The owner is working by himself and was very positive and smiled guy. There are 4 tables inside and probably 5-6 outside but it looks like a bar and the sandwiches were good. If I stay in the town for the night I’d love to go in Déjà vu and have a drink.

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Lyubimets

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  • The Thracian Tomb

    Lyubimets Things to Do

    The Thracian Tomb in the village of Mezek is located in the outskirts of the village, only 2 km east of the village. The tomb dates back from 3-4 century BC. In 1908 a local villager found a bronze sculpture weighted near 180 kg.During that time Mezek was still in the Ottoman Empire, so nowadays, this wild boar sculpture is in the archaeological...

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  • Taste the wine

    Lyubimets Things to Do

    Mezek is very famous with its wine. Near the village is Mezzek Katarzyna Estate Winery, which produces wine brand MEZZEK - one of the well known wines in Bulgaria.But in the village, you can find also a small boutique winery - Mezek winery where you can try authentic local wine. The producer is very kind and explains all the process of the wine...

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  • Good food

    Lyubimets Restaurants

    Complex General is hotel complex in Mezek, with boungalows and a big restaurant. As we were on a day trip, we only visited the restaurant but it was a gat experience. The food was tasty, normal prices but the view was more than great. It is located on the hill Kaleto (on the way to the Foretress) and offers amazing view to the mountains. Such a...

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Dryanovo

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  • Bacho Kiro Cave

    Dryanovo Things to Do

    Bacho Kiro Cave is situated in the canyons of the rivers Andaka and Dryanovska, on 300 m. from Dryanovo Monasteryin a vertical, limestone cliff with height 25 meters. You can see the numerous rock formations in interesting shapes, bearing names such as: The Rain Hall with the Stone Flower, , The Lake of Happiness, The Concert Hall, The Bears’...

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  • Dryanovo Monastery

    Dryanovo Things to Do

    Dryanovo Monastery's name is St.Archangel Michail.It was built in the time of tsar Kaloyan when they were carryng the relics of St.Michail Voin from Potuka to Tarnovo.Acoording to to the orthodox canons on this holy place should be built a monastery.

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  • Dryanovo Monastery

    Dryanovo Things to Do

    The main attraction of Dryanovo will surely be the Dryanovo Monastery. Being founded in the 12th century it has suffered a lot during Bulgaria's wars against the Ottoman Empire. It was rebuilt in the 18th century and is dedicated to the Archangel Michael.The monks only speak Bulgarian, but they will try to talk to you even if you can barely...

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