Catholic Church of St Paul the Crucified
Canetti Trade House
The grandfather of Bulgarian Jewish writer Elias Canetti (1905-94), winner of the Nobel Prize for literature, built this fine house. The...
Zahari Stoyanov House-Museum
Revolutionary hero Zahari Stoyanov and his firearms collection, along with sabres and early photographs, are commemorated at the Zahari...
Roman Fortress of Sexaginta Prista
Closed for renovation at the time of research, little remains today of what was once a mighty Roman fort (AD 70), housing some 600...
The once frequent live rock shows held here had become, at the time of writing, sadly rare; nevertheless, this weathered place between...
In the courtyard of the City Art Hotel, Bamboo offers the usual choice of Chinese rice and noodle dishes, which all come in big...
Catholic Church of St Paul the Crucified information
The Catholic Church of St Paul the Crucified , just off ul Pridunavski, was completed in 1892. Its original murals, stained-glass windows, chandeliers and icons survive. St Paul’s was the first Bulgarian church equipped with an organ, and they still fire up the 700-pipe monster for Sunday mass.