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Nice monument

Monument to the Tsar Liberator, constructed for Alexander II who liberated Bulgaria from Ottoman... read more

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thomasozbun
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Vicenza, Italy
very impressive

Located in front of the parliament building, completed in 1903, depicting the liberator of Bulgaria... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2018
alisdairt
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Workington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Monument to the Tsar Liberator, constructed for Alexander II who liberated Bulgaria from Ottoman rule during the Russo-Turkish war of 1877

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed 14 December 2018

A very popular joke in Sofia is to ask which foot of the horse is up. It is popular place to meet and it will be specified where, at the head or the tail side of the horse.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

Located in front of the parliament building, completed in 1903, depicting the liberator of Bulgaria from the Ottoman empire. One of the most striking monuments, from many, in Sofia

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

It's a great statue, especially after learning about the Russian Tsars in the past, yet there was no information of interaction for anybody to learn about if they don't have any background knowledge. The location was great, close to the Soviet Monument as well as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Makes you stop get the camera and shoot especially during warm weather and sunshine great light. Also good in the evening and when darkness falls too. near lots of eateries and other buildings worth a look.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Sofia is easy to walk and there are lots of impressive monuments and statues depicting the history of the city, this is a city landmark and it is very interesting to take a city walking tour which includes this statue and learn about the history...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

This is a statue you will not miss it on your tour of the city. A good place to take a photo.The liberator of Bulgaria from ottoman rule.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

On some walking tours, but it is interesting to history and esp. to the history of Bulgaria, look it up, or read the guide book.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Right near the parliament building and very near the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral so its a must visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DrTomShelley
Reviewed 29 June 2018

this is an interesting statue. It doesn't take long to see. It is interesting even in the rain. It rained every day of our visit at the end of June. The folks said this was unusual. I think the rain follows my wife and I.

Date of experience: June 2018
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