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15 Ideas for Day Trips from Plovdiv

Top 20 Things to Do in Plovdiv

The second largest city in Bulgaria, Plovdiv, has so much to offer. It’s only an hour’s drive away from Sofia, has amazing mountains within and outside the city borders and is full of history all the way back to the old Romans. In short, there are tons of things to do in Plovdiv, but if […]

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How to Get from Sofia to Plovdiv

How to Get from Sofia to Plovdiv

There are tons of things to do in Plovdiv or Sofia and the cities are actually quite close to one another. So if you are wondering how best to get from Sofia to Plovdiv or Plovdiv to Sofia, with or without a car, here is your quick guide.

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Top 22 Things to Do in Plovdiv (Most Are Free!)

Top 20 Things to Do in Plovdiv

In 2019, Plovdiv (Пловдив)will be the official European Capital of Culture and for very good reasons! I’ve fallen in love with this vibrant yet quaint Bulgarian city at first glance and have returned multiple times. To give you a better idea of its lovability, here are the best 20 things to do in Plovdiv. What […]

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Where to Find Stunning Lavender Fields in Bulgaria

Where to Find Stunning Lavender Fields in Bulgaria

During early summer, people flock to the well manicured, blooming lavender fields of France or discover the wild lavender patches in Croatia. But did you know that Bulgaria is the world’s largest exporter of lavender? The Balkan country is king at producing lavender-based cosmetics, such as perfumes. Naturally, you might want to see these lavender […]

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