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Museum of Socialist Art Guided Tour in Sofia
"The tour will begin with a short stop at the monument of the soviet army. Then you will reach the museum of socialist art using the public transport. First in the museum you will watch a short movie about the most specific features of the communist past Dimitar Blagoev Vasil Kolarov Todor Zhivkov Vladimir Lenin. You will be able to admire the typical socialist realism represented by statues of unknown partisans workers red army – soldiers. The inner exposition consists of some eminent paintings and plastics
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Sofia Retro Bike Tour
"The tour starts at the beginning of the main pedestrian street Vitosha in front of the entrance of the subway station NDK. You will bike towards it and stop in front of the Largo complex. Built in 1950's the three building of the government are typical with their new-classical architecture or Stalinist style. Bike b the complex is representative for the period of late 80's (happy socialism). Then you will go to one of the living quarters which was initially built during the 50's but it was still growing in the 70's and 80's. 15 minutes away from it is our next stop - the monument of the Soviet army. It is the biggest monument in the country of that time and it is still standing right in paintings and news-roll movies making the so called socialist realism in art. The last stop of the tour is the National museum of Military History. There you can see some of the out-of-date arms made during the Cold war in the USSR and Bulgaria. In the p"""The city is the capital of Bulgaria since 1879. Until 1944 the Bulgarian state was developing rapidly and Sofia was smoothly changed from a muddy-street small town into a modern capital city. But in the end of the world war II the Soviet army occupied th
From EUR35.00
 
Sofia Food Tasting and Cultural Walking Tour
"Meet your expert guide and the rest of your small group in central Sofia and set off on your walking tour. Filled with elegant buildings and squares Sofia is a dream to explore. As you stroll discover the main landmarks hear insights about the city’s history and culinary heritage and enjoy three or four food stops to try delicious local specialities.Walk past the stately National Theater and admire the King’s Palace and the Presidency building. Then stop at a cozy cafe popular with the locals. Savor some shopska — a salad made from cucumber tomatoes
From EUR35.00

More Nightlife in Sofia

The New Sofia Pub Crawl

The New Sofia Pub Crawl is the night walk around Sofia’s hidden and unique bars. This event is not for those looking for loud and smoky rooms; instead, you will hear different stories about the places...
Kristianmitov
Nov 12, 2012

Rock 'n Roll Bar

We had the most amazing time in Sofia, while visiting the Rock 'n Roll bar, situated on the Dyakon Ignity.It is a fun bar, with good music! Not only rockmusic but every kind of music.Last summer there...
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Riannaaa
Jun 23, 2012

Amigos

Happy hour from Monday till Friday and from 17:00 till 19:00 buy 1 drink get one FREE Fans of Amigo's Restaurant in Sofia, BulgariaCategory: Common Interest - Food & DrinkDescription: Tex Mex,...
Robin020
Dec 19, 2011

Chevermeto

To watch traditional dancing (with costumes and live accompaniment), you have to be at the restaurant at 8:30 p.m. After the performances, comes the singers who will invite you to the dancefloor with...
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Penelope4
Jun 17, 2011

city centre

The Bulgarian capital has emerged as one of the top stag party destinations in Europe, and its blend of Soviet Realist architecture and dynamic stag night life make it one of the most exciting and...
joegroves1965
Oct 20, 2009

Camino

Well, I can frankly say this is the best place in Sofia I had fun. No joking! It is not easy to walk in, because it's very hard to find a table. You can do it only if you have a reservation, so if you...
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julia79
Jan 17, 2009
 
 
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Mediterrani

It is just a bar, but really a nice one. I enjoy going there since it was situated near "Slaveikov" Sq., but the bar changed its location. Well, it is in the ideal center of the city again, near the...
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julia79
Jan 17, 2009

Fans

If you like rock music-this is the place you definitely must go. The club is not very big, but the atmosphere is very good and you'll feel like you are in the Rock Paradise:) Well, you can just look...
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julia79
Jan 07, 2009

Piano Bar Retro and Piano Bar Sinatra

If you are fen of live music there are two cool places in Sofia where you can enjoy it - Piano Bars Retro and Sinatra. There you can enjoy the performance of young and talented musicians. In Bar...
yareva
Nov 11, 2008

O! Shipka

Located in the Basement of a pizzaria, O!Shipka club it was famous underground club ,where live bands play almost every night. From punk to rap, from Metal to hardcore- The place , rather obscure ,but...
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desert_princess
Jan 19, 2008

Yalta Club

The newly opened Yalta club is located across the Sofia University. The Two floor Disco club has just been reopened on the 21 october 2005 after a long period of reconstruction. One of the cult places...
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desert_princess
Jul 27, 2007

The A:Partment

A home gallery of contemporary art and new cultureThe place is lovely!!! Absolutely psychadelic - I bet there are not much of these on this planet.Open from 10 am till 02 am , it offers home made...
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desert_princess
Apr 20, 2007

Yalta

This is where we celebrated the new year, after going to the open-air concert, losing some money at the newar-by London Casino. The gues DJ was Sandy Rivera, and what a DJ! We shook our @sses...
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ChristinaNest
Jan 21, 2007

Sin City

This is a crazy place. with a lot of action going on. There's a main stage with singers and dancers and most people sit around it next to long tables. They don't sit for long though as virtually...
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Gido
Sep 19, 2006

Top Hotels in Sofia

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1 Boulevard Bulgaria, PO Box 325, Sofia, 1421, Bulgaria
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1 Gurko Street, Sofia, 1000, Bulgaria
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4 Narodno Sabranie Square, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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14 Todor Aleksandov Boulevard, Sofia, 1303, Bulgaria
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5 Sveta Nedelya Square, Sofia, 1000, Bulgaria
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Solunska Street 30, Sofia, 1000, Bulgaria
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Top Things to Do in Sofia

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Aleksander Nevski Cathedral

Well worth a visit to this especially when celebrated liturgy. We were there the day of the Holy Spirit and the experience was unique. From a hundred tourists who come and go watching with...
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Public Bath

Sofia area was famous for its mineral springs so it’s no surprise they had public baths since 16th century. Sofia public Mineral Baths (Sofiyska gradska mineralna banya ) was built in 1908 on the...
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Vitosha

It is the main shopping street and one of the most expensive shopping areas in Sofia, starting from the National Palace of Culture and extends to St. Nedelya Suare. An area just for pedestrians,...
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Banya Bashi Mosque

I believe that this remnant of the Ottoman rule of Bulgaria is the only functioning mosque in Sofia. It dates from the 15th Century and did seem to attract many worshippers. I was planning to visit,...
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NDK - National Palace of Culture

I cant remember why we decided from the city center down to NDK, the truth is that it was very cold that morning, there was still snow on the pavements but it was nice to see the city in action,...
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National Theater

This is my favourite building here in Sofia. Architecture is very nice and can catch a play/musical if you have an inkling to experience Bulgarian theatre. The area immediately surrounding has several...
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"Sofia Guide - One of the Oldest Cities in Europe"
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"My home town"
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"Sofia"
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"First Steps to Explaning Bulgarian Spirit"
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"Sofia - Capital at the foot of Mount Vitosha"
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