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  • Central Military Club at night
    Central Military Club at night
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  • Alexander Nevsky Cathedral at night
    Alexander Nevsky Cathedral at night
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  • Alexander Nevsky Cathedral at night
    Alexander Nevsky Cathedral at night
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  • 1. downtown

    We would recommend meeting local members of Virtual Tourist as they are most friendly and willing to assist a visitor in an instant and show you around. :) The Most Beautiful City of our Eastern Visit...

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  • 2. NDK - national palace of culture

    Sofia is now a busy city with a tempo of life comparable to many Western cities. It is a place, where one can find practically everything, starting with finding old medals, pins, badges and other...

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  • 3. National Theatre

    The Ivan Vazov National Theatre is definitely one of Bulgaria's most striking buildings. Originally built in 1906 by the Viennese architects Hermann Helmer and Ferdinand Fellner it has been...

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  • 4. Pools and bathing-beaches

    In Sofia there are so many open pools and bathing-beaches. During the summer they are full of peaople almost every day. And in the weeknds its even hard to find a spare place to spend the day there...

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  • 5. Alexander Nevski

    The main focus of attraction in the city...actually sofia doesnt offer so much to do or to see...perhaps around vitosha boulevard there is something to see cos is just the downtown... This church is...

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  • 6. Money

    Please remember that tipping is acceptable and expected in Bulgaria. Restaurants: 10 - 15% Taxis: Round up to the nearest whole number Hotels: 5 - 10 % Fondest Memory: So many... The willingness of...

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  • 7. people

    Ok, what you see on the picture is the cover of a book called The Art of Being a Foreigner. This book is a result of the mutual efforts of two VTers: Dilian and Kalenderov. It tells about the...

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  • 8. ROTUNDA OF ST. GEORGE

    The red brick rotunda church of St. George is considered the oldest building in Sofia. It is situated behind the Sheraton Hotel, amid remains of the ancient town of Serdica. Three layers of frescoes...

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  • 9. Vitosha Mountain

    I have had people asking me if the water in Sofia/Bulgaria is good for drinking... Here is what I have to say on this matter: Bulgaria is well known for the big number of Mineral Water Springs. You...

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  • 10. Restaurants

    Sofia is full of good restaurants. The prices are more than reasonable, in most of the places the food is delicious and the service is relativly good in the mid class restaurants. The average...

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  • 11. sofia Land

    if Your going to sofia you must go and see sofia land it's the best Amusement Park on the balkans and centeral Europe most of the ride ar for kids and teensage 5-17 but their also rides for adult too...

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  • 12. The Horse

    The Tsar Osvoboditel monument by the renowned Italian Sculpture Arnoldo Zocci, is one of the most beautiful in Sofia. Situated on the square in front of the parliament building, it is an expression of...

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  • 13. Lions!

    its a clear comunist park with some comunist sculptures like that just in the center...i took this way croosing the park through the Levski stadium where i managed to get in but the guards ....so bad...

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  • 14. The Russian church

    Tiny church but cosy and mosre beautifull under my eye than not the huge and spread main chatedral....its just 5 minutes waling from the big one but i spent more timer here than not in the most famous

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  • 15. Suburbs

    Drujba seems like the Moon's surface, I guess. I cannot imagine how could I live in a place like this. But there are many people living in it! I will always remember this picturescue thorn and the...

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  • 16. Slaveylov Sq.

    who says that statues should be placed only in galleries, museums or parks? there is no good reason not to put them - oh, i don't know... - on a bench! and by a statue i don't mean that nice old lady...

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  • 19. A dentist in time of need

    If you have any kind of dental problem, then contact Dr. Dimitrov. He has been looking after me for some years. It does not matter where I travel, I always...

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  • 20. Cheap Beer And Freebie WiFi

    Sofia can be a bit of a rip-off city regarding beer prices (but then aren't most capitals?) and one of the worst culprits is the bar at the airport. Most of my...

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  • 21. Jazz In The Park

    The Ivan Vazov National Theatre is undoubtably one of Sofia's most attractive buildings and the little park in front of it is a great favourite of locals and...

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  • 22. Sightseeing Sofia

    Hi Esse13, The most interesting places in Sofia are: Boyana church, The Naitonal Museum of History, Alexander Nevski Cathedral, Rotunda St. George and St. Petka...

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  • 23. Subway

    Subways are found throughout the city centre, their main purpose is obviously as a way to cross busy roads and to provide an entrance to the metro. They also...

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  • 24. Sofia at night

    Most of Sofia's main sights are beautifully illuminated at night.So a stroll in the darkness is highly recommended, especially when the weather during the day...

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  • 25. Political stands in the parks of Sofia

    Political stands were held in the centre of Sofia this day. It looks like the Bulgarian people like to listen to what others have to say. A newcomer came on...

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