Sozopol Old Town, Sozopol

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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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  • Great place to explore a classic Bulgarian style old town with its typical architecture, well accessible and not as busy as Nessebar  more »
  • a very nice place to walk with your family and enjoy the views, a historic nice town, friendly people.  more »
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  • It's worth a look if you're spending a day in Sozopol.
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