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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 There you can see some of the out-of-date arms made during the Cold war in the USSR and Bulgaria.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
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Afternoon Delights in Sofia Tour
"The local guide will show you the beautiful buildings of the National Theater King’s palace Presidency and will lead us to the Art Club which is a favorite place for the locals. Here we will stop for a snack and try the world famous Shopska salad prepared with fresh cucumbers tomatoes
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Pokémon GO Private Tour of Sofia
"In this walking tour you will pass the main tourist sights in the Bulgarian capital. What's more interesting our expert Pokemon guide will show you all the Pokemon Shops and Gyms as well as the places with the highest concentration of interesting game play. These are the highlights of the tour: St. George Rotunda the Administration of the President National Archeological Museum 16th century Banya Bashi Mosque St. Nedelya – old metropolitan church National Theater
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Murphy's Irish Pub

A typical Irish pub - with TV screen, standard stools, seats and tables arranged as in many Irish pubs - well it's Murphy's Irish Pub and it's one of Cliff Claven's tips. If you're a pub-goer, you'll...
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Jun 11, 2011

Pints of Guinness and cheeky barmaids

You can't visit any major city in eastern Europe these days without finding an Irish pub. In Sofia the haven for the thirsty traveller is Murphy's, just off the city's main shopping street, Vitosha...
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Feb 10, 2006

There are two good Irish Pubs...

There are two good Irish Pubs where English-speaking expats congegrate. The most popular is Murphy's, but Flannagan's is almost as good, and less crowded to boot.I'm not a clubber, but Biblioteka is...
Aug 26, 2002
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Ministry of Agriculture

The Ministry of Agriculture is probably not high on your list of places to visit in Budapest. Nevertheless, it is probably on your route, and is worth a second look. The building is right next to the...
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Central Sofia Market Hall

The Central Sofia Market Hall is truly work of art. It is designed by Naum Torbov and combines a neo-Renaissance style with neo-Baroque and a touch of neo-Byzantine features. The building has a...
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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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Tsentrali Hali Market

Tsentrali Hali - we really liked this indoor market hall. It had some useful shops for snacks, alcohol, souvenirs. There was a pleasant bar downstairs and upstairs there was a very cheap food court...
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Rila Monastery

The Rila Monastery - we booked a car with driver to take us to Rila Monastery. We booked in the Eurolines office in the basement of Sofia Central Train Station. It cost 70 Euros. The car turned out...
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Vitosha Mountain

The city of Sofia lies at the foot of Vitosha Nature Park, the most frequented mountain in Bulgaria which has been turned into a site of education in responsible attitude towards nature due to its...
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