"Sofia" Sofia by julia79
Sofia Travel Guide: 1,474 reviews and 3,634 photos
Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria. It is situated near Vitosha mountain.
It is the main administrative, industrial, cultural center of the country. The name of Sofia comes from the name of the temple and cathedral "Saint Sofia".
To the end of 2008 the inhabitants of the city are 1 300 000. Sofia is one of the oldest European capitals with more than 7000 years of history. The old name of the capital is Serdika.
I am interested in seeing Sofia years ago, so sometimes I find some strange pictures in Internet. These pictures make me laugh because there is really a big difference between old and new Sofia. They make me being sad too, because I'd like to live in old Sofia-it's not been so big and dirty as it's now. Here you can see some old pictures:
Maria Luiza Blvd.
Sveta Nedelia Sq.
Alexander Nevski Sq.
- Pros:Pretty good parties, pubs, restaurants.
- Cons:Dirty streets
- In a nutshell:Well, it's OK :)
This restaurant is a nice place to spend a funny night and eat delicious food. The live music will make your night very... more travel advice
It was built between 1929-1940 and it was one of the biggest architectural monuments in Sofia. It is a temple of... more travel advice
- See All Homeless dogs-some of them bite.
- See All Piano Bar "Camino"
- See All Tickets in public transport
julia79's Related Pages
Sofia Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "Sofia Guide - One of the Oldest Cities in Europe"
- "My home town"
- "First Steps to Explaning Bulgarian Spirit"
- "Sofia - Capital at the foot of Mount Vitosha"
- "capital of Bulgaria"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Sofia
- Hotels in Sofia
- Transportation in Sofia
- Nightlife in Sofia
- Restaurants in Sofia
- Shopping in Sofia
- Warnings and Dangers in Sofia
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Sofia
- 34 Reviews
- 80 Photos
- 0 Forum posts
- 7 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (2)
Have you been to Sofia?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Sofia
Top 10 Pages
- Sofia Intro, 34 reviews, 80 photos
- Tryavna Intro, 4 reviews, 21 photos
- Pernik Intro, 1 review, 21 photos, 1 travelogue
- Belitsa Intro, 4 reviews, 16 photos
- Brighton Intro, 5 reviews, 14 photos
- Rottingdean Intro, 3 reviews, 16 photos
- Bozhentsi Intro, 3 reviews, 12 photos
- Plovdiv Intro, 2 reviews, 12 photos
- Arbanasi Intro, 3 reviews, 11 photos
- Budapest Intro, 2 reviews, 11 photos