Sofia – a capital and largest city of Bulgaria located in the western part of the country on the lower slopes of Mount Vitosha. Culturally and economically strong as the city is located at a strategic crossroads. The route from Western Europe to Istanbul passes through Sofia.
City has beautiful parks where many find place for rest and recreation. When we entered the city, we found ourselves in a beautiful Borisov Park which is right in the center of the city. Also, there is South Park which is next to the National Palace of Culture. There you can also find a huge fountain! Many more green areas are situated around Sofia, especially in the mountains.
There are just to many cultural and historical sight here in Sofia including hot springs, Saint Sofia Basilica, The Eastern Gate, The Memorial Church Saint Alexander Nevsky, Saint George Rotunda, Petka Samardzhiyska Church, The Lion or Eagle Bridge, National Palace of Culture and many more places which are worth visiting while in Sofia. We suggest you get a guide, while here or explore it with a local! We went on this amazing free tour Sofia and enjoyed every last second of it while getting to know facts and fun stories behind mostly visited objects and not touristic places in the city!
Best of luck planning your holidays in Sofia!
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