The largely renovated Dzhumaya Mosque, one of the Balkans’ oldest, dates from the mid-15th century. With a 23m-high minaret, it was the...
While the once huge Roman Stadium is mostly hidden under the pedestrian mall, in 2012 the subterranean southern back end was further...
Philippopolis Art Gallery
Bulgaria’s first private art gallery, this occupies the well-restored Hadzhi Aleko house (1865). It boasts works by 19th- and...
They say that the owners of this Kapana dive bar purposely didn’t fix the roof, so that the rain would trickle in; whatever the story,...
Lonely Planet review
While the African tribal theme is somewhat less obvious than the owners might think, Makalali is still a good, and often busy place, with a big cocktail menu, cool lighting and Fashion TV aspirations to go with its ambient house music.