City Art Gallery
The City Art Gallery, another branch of the State Gallery of Fine Arts, holds small, temporary exhibitions of abstract art.
While the once huge Roman Stadium is mostly hidden under the pedestrian mall, in 2012 the subterranean southern back end was further...
Sveta Marina Church
Built in 1561, Sveta Marina Church was burnt down 50 years later, rebuilt in 1783, and repaired in 1856. Note the 17m-high pagoda-shaped...
Nikolai Masalitinov Dramatic Theatre
One of Bulgaria’s top theatres, it features anything from Shakespeare to Ibsen (usually in Bulgarian).
This big place off the pedestrian mall, popular with locals and foreigners alike, has a huge (and colourful) menu strong on grilled...
Lonely Planet review
Plovdiv’s only gay club is, Bulgarian men only half-jokingly say, a nice place to meet girls. Whatever the case, the mixed crowd comes not only for the greased-up male pole dancers, but also for the live music, DJs and neighbouring facilities (the Sky Bar is in the same complex).