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Enjoy the Colors – Plovdiv Street Art

Street art is part of the Plovdiv scene and scenery. From Old Town tile mosaics to Kapana murals, artistic creativity awaits the art tourism traveler on the streets of Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Keep your eyes open and enjoy the colors.   Old Town Plovdiv tile mosaics and art pieces.      Walking from Old Town to…

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Old Town and cats of Plovdiv

I expected to see more Roman ruins than I did in Old Town Plovdiv. Two large pieces are the Plovdiv Roman Stadium on the main pedestrian street and the ancient Roman theater in Old Town. Both structures are from the 1st century A.D. That being said, I adored Old Town Plovdiv and probably spent ten…

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Plovdiv cool vibe, warm October night

An energy emanates from Plovdiv, Bulgaria. In one word, the place is ‘cool’ or ‘energetic’ or ‘creative’ or ‘ancient’. One word is not sufficient to encapsulate Plovdiv. Plovdiv is no place I had heard of before February 2017. On a free walking tour in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia last winter, the guide encouraged anyone in…

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