It sits on the large plain between the Rhodope Mountains on the south and the Balkan Range Stara Planina - "Old Mountain" that runs through the centre of Bulgaria to the north. Both ranges are visible on clear days. Plovdiv is perhaps the oldest continually inhabited city in Europe, whose history began around BC. It used to have seven tall hills, some of which were used for quarries. It began as a Thracian settlement called Eumolpias.
How to Spend a Magical 2 Days in Plovdiv: Itinerary & Travel Tips!
How to Spend a Magical 2 Days in Plovdiv: Itinerary & Travel Tips! - Sofia Adventures
We arrive in Plovdiv in the morning from Sofia. And we went to the first of Plovdiv to see: the Kapana district. Its name comes in its form: they are small and labyrinthine streets from which once you enter you cannot or do not want, as is our case leave. It used to be the center of artisanal production of the city, but it has found itself again as the place to go for a coffee or dinner in Plovdiv. Kapana this area: Map is alive: cafes, restaurants and picturesque buildings everywhere and near the oldest part of the city. The first thing we did was go eat something. What we had was delicious, including a table of Bulgarian cheeses and homemade Fanta that I had to order when I saw it.
5 Days In Bulgaria Itinerary: Ideas On How To See Bulgaria In A Few Days
Written by Marilyn from A Soul Awakening. Bulgaria has so much to offer. The country is a natural bridge between East and West, providing natural beauty and cultural origins from both regions. If you only have 5 days to spend in Bulgaria, the following suggestions are truly worthwhile highlights from my own time in Bulgaria in addition, check out these cool, small town itineraries.
Why not have a read, do a little armchair travel , and plan for the future? Why Travel from Sofia to Plovdiv for a Weekend. We flew into Sofia Bulgaria for a weekend to reach our travel goal of visiting every country in the European Union.