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Sozopol Old Town, Sozopol

Landmark · Tourist Spot
At Sozopol Old Town, experience the beaches, history, culture, and cuisine of an ancient seaside town. Walk the town's narrow cobbled streets alongside sun-dried brick walls and old wooden houses. Older women sit in front of the houses, chatting, knitting, and selling freshly picked figs and homemade jams and jellies. Watch fishermen on wooden boats pulling nets from the sea, then stop at one of many traditional restaurants for Bulgarian, Greek, or Turkish cuisine. You'll also find fish stalls, coffee shops, snack bars, and campsites. The town is famous for its lively cultural scene, especially the Apollonia art and film festival. A visit to Sozopol Old Town represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Sozopol road trip planning website to plot your vacation.
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  • The old town is easily walkable, you can wander around the streets, explore every interesting corner, and there are trees around you. Once you are done in the main streets, do not forget to walk near....  more »
  • It’s a very nice town with old traditional buildings and romantic alleys. It’s filled with cafes, bars and art shops. There is even an open air cinema. Parking is available nearby and everything is...  more »
  • The Old Town of Sozopol is the most beautiful and charming part of town. Cobblestone narrow streets, ancient fortress ruins, old-fashioned houses, lots of small cute restaurants overhanging the sea...  more »
  • It's worth a look if you're spending a day in Sozopol.

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