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Address: Osam River, Lovech 5500, Bulgaria
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It's a bridge that is covered

Not bad, but nothing that interesting to see. A bridge with a roof and a bunch of souvenir shops. Give it a go

Reviewed 4 March 2017
Georgi G
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Bat Yam, Israel
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8 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very special location. Bridge is very old and have number of shops inside the bridge. Suggested location in the city

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Thank Evgeny G
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Not bad, but nothing that interesting to see. A bridge with a roof and a bunch of souvenir shops. Give it a go

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Thank Georgi G
Sofia, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

You get a beautiful view of the old Baroque houses the river and the fortress. Have a coffee at the coffee shop with white jam. There are many little souvenir shops. Most don't offer anything different from your average souvenir, but there are a few others that are more interesting. It's a good stop on a rainy day, as it... More 

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Thank dorinadsm
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

There is an ancient covered bridge that links the Osum riversides .You can find a lot of small shops!

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Thank Luminita B
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Probably one of the most interesting architectural piece of art built in those years in Bulgaria. 👍

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Thank Radoslav P
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Although the bridge looks pretty in photographs it is really just a covered souvenir shopping arcade. Nice to wander through but not really a tourist attraction.

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Thank Elainekay42
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

People used to see and know the covered bridge in Venice as the one and only, well- not. This one is also covered and it is lovely. Inside there are few small shops some of them offering hand-made crafts. It is great and i appreciate these guys work they are so talented.

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Thank Neli S
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

It is nice place with shops along the path. You can buy souvenirs and other objects made in a traditional way. There is also a tourist information center where you can find out more about the places to visit in Lovech.

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Thank Maria Alexandra M
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely history, with tourist information on the city and the history. The small shops on the bridge range from traditional leather works to pancakes and hand made models and picture framing. All people were very friendly and the bridge itself is fascinating.

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Thank Dom M
Bulgaria
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

Outside is rustic and interesting. Rather long. Main info. is the time it was built; apx. the early 1900s. many shops inside but most all open in August. there was a leather craftsman making a woman's purse.

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