Monument to Freedom
This huge, gloriously titled neo-baroque building dominates the western end of pl Svoboda. Built between 1898 and 1902 by Viennese...
The clock tower, on the site of Bulgaria's first insurance company, is a popular meeting point.
Ruse's city hall is a hulking brutalist building from the mid-1980s and typical of communist-era public architecture. Local residents...
Sava Ognyanov Drama Theatre
The Sava Ognyanov Drama Theatre is well known for its quality productions. Buy tickets at the box office, or through the tourist...
Happy Bar & Grill
Don't be put off by the fast-food appearance of the exterior. This is actually a very good and well-run restaurant, with a menu that...
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Monument to Freedom information
This grand sculpture stands in the middle of pl Svoboda (Freedom Square) and is a popular meeting point. The woman depicted is said to represent free Bulgaria.