Plovdiv Tourist Traps

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    by unaS Updated Aug 4, 2008

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    Don't change any more money than you need to reach your hotel at the airport.
    In April the fixed rate for the Euro was 1.95 leva=1 Euro.
    At the airport they gave me only 1.65 leva to the Euro!

    Also best to use banks only to exchange money. Bring your passport with.

    Unique Suggestions: Change only enough at the airport to reach your hotel.

    Fun Alternatives: Not too much alternative here. Just remember to wait until you can get to a bank to change more money.

    Related to:
    • Seniors
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    • Family Travel

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    (house) museums

    by ger4444 Written May 12, 2008

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    Not strictly a trap, but some info to consider. The town has dozens of (house) museums. As for the museums some of them are a bit overrated and disappointing except when you are really into the subject it can excite you. The 3 museums mentioned on this page are worth visiting and prominent. As for house museums: remember that none of the displays are in any language but Bulgarian and that the staff rarely speaks English. Also, in case you are not into architecture that much, after 2 or 3 houses you might have had it, considering each house has to be paid for again.

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    There are tones of them in...

    by kalenderov Written Aug 26, 2002

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    There are tones of them in Plovdiv. They are so nice and vivid people but some of them are stealing so well.

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