International Plovdiv Fair
Week-long trade fair held in the massive north-side fairgrounds.
Thracian and Roman pottery and jewellery, and ecclesiastical artefacts, icons and liturgical paraphernalia are on display here, along...
Museum of History
Housed within the Archaeological Museum, this museum chronicles the 1885 Unification of Bulgaria through documents, photographs and...
The pinstriped Petnoto combines a bar, a small restaurant and a music stage where Bulgarian bands and DJs perform.
This big and often full taverna -style place north of the river is great for a hearty grilled meat and beer dinner.
Lonely Planet review
Adjoining Djoana, and serving similar grilled meat specialities, this busy place (pronounced efir-sto in Bulgarian) has an eclectic, jungle-like décor. Entrées range from common standbys such as shopska salad and chicken shishle to more unknown commodities like ‘dinosaur’s tail on fire’.