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Nice church

Built in the old town, above the main streets and up the hill, this church was originally far older... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2019
thomasozbun
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Vicenza, Italy
Interesting visit

I was lucky and dropped into see this church while a baptism was occurring. An American was... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
barbara115de
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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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10 Jan 2019
“Nice church”
27 Jul 2018
“Interesting visit ”
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Saborna 2, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 10 January 2019

Built in the old town, above the main streets and up the hill, this church was originally far older though its present form dates to the 19th century.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

I was lucky and dropped into see this church while a baptism was occurring. An American was marrying a Bulgarian the next day and was being baptized today. Beautiful church and ceremony! .

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

church as church interesting walls, lots of cross, not really my kind of place to visit, but did enter just to check how was it inside

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

It is just another church, which is not very special from inside. Exterior is quite nice. You can visit it and take a short rest there.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Legaga
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Worth a visit while in Plovdiv of course but its nothing special compared to some churches here. You can of course buy and light candles should you wish

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Arrived at this church during a city tour of Plovdiv. Did not have time during the tour to go in but once the tour was finished and on the way back down to the city we stopped in for a better look. The church was...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank John G
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Visited on a Saturday and managed to see a wedding taking place which made it a very special visit. Very ornate with gold everywhere. Was a good experience.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Karen G
Reviewed 24 January 2018

When you are climbing the hill to reach the ancient theather you will notice a magnificient church on your left side. Imressive architecture, especially the tower part.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Other than the scenic views from the outside terrace, and pleasant medieval architecture on the outside, there is really little difference between this church and any other Orthodox church in Eastern Europe. The pleasant medieval surroundings alone are not reason enough to go out of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Similtiades
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Very old and beautiful cathedral with many icons , definitely worth visiting One of my favourite places to visit in old Plovdiv I always stop there and light a candle I have been to many weddings there and to a

Date of experience: June 2016
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