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  Old Town
by bijo69

Plovdiv is Bulgaria's 2nd largest city with over 350.000 inhabitans. It has a long history tracing back 8000 years, being bulit, destroyed & rebuilt by Thracian, Romans, Slavs and Osmans.
The major sights here are the beautiful old town with its houses from the Revival period (18th/19th century) and the Roman amphitheatre from the 2nd century AD.

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  • Written Aug 31, 2005
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