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Sofia University Saint Kliment Ohidski

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Address: bul.Tsar Osvoboditel 15, Sofia 1504, Bulgaria
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University close to major attractions

This university is central to major attractions such as Nevski monument, Alexander Nevski Cathedral, National Assembly of Bulgaria, and the Soviet Army Monument

Reviewed 19 February 2016
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Evanston, Illinois
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Evanston, Illinois
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673 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

This university is central to major attractions such as Nevski monument, Alexander Nevski Cathedral, National Assembly of Bulgaria, and the Soviet Army Monument

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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016

The university has a strong reputation so it is worth seeing the source of that. Quite confined but obviously a powerhouse within. Saw some overseas students - fancy studying in Bulgarian! - and lots of Professor types.

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Thank Thomasli
Bengaluru, India
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66 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2016

The building looks very gothic and grand! This is centrally located and Bulgarians are proud of this university which is their center of learning.. Since most of the historical government buildings are located close by, visiting this place must be easy by foot!

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Thank Indianballs
North Wales
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29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Amazing architecture and well worth going to see these buildings. Truly spectacular. Bear in mind that this is a working academic institution.

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Thank shadyron
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22 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

big and beautiful here a lot of young students there and they mostly speak english and good looking;)) there are two big statues there

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Thank Amin G
Seattle, WA
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255 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I was drawn to Sofia University by the impressive facade of its main building...both imposing and inviting. But upon passing through its main portal, the initial attraction immediately diminished. Unfortunately, there appeared to be far less attention paid to maintaining the interior of the building and not much of an attempt to match the beauty of its exterior. As I... More 

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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Thos university is so old and gorgeous at the same time. It just have taken my breath away. I actually adore the colours of this building.

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Thank Viktorija R
Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Univercity of Sofia it's the best the first beautiful building in Bulgaria not only in Sofia. Location is very good near downtown near Cathedral Nevski near metro station. Not forget to make few pictures there .

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Thank Jul M
Sofia, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

Sofia University is the first one in Bulgaria. It is quite impressive and beautiful outside as well as inside. It is situated in the centre of Sofia, next to the Parliament.No fee for entrance.If you can go to the top there is the skeleton of a big dinosaur.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

The main building is definitely a great sight worth of taking a picture when passing by, especially as it's not to far from other sights as the Nevski cathedral and downtown Sofia, but you can't do much more there than taking this photo.

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