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The General Gurko is an old and very picturesque narrow and long street in the old town. It has... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Belgrade, Serbia
Beautiful old street, loved it!

We read a little about this old Gurko street, and while walking down to Assen Monument we decided... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Bucharest, Romania
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26 Sep 2018
“Visit in a year”
4 Jun 2018
“Beautiful old street, loved it!”
Ulitsa General Gurko, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

The General Gurko is an old and very picturesque narrow and long street in the old town. It has many old traditional Ottoman-Bulgarian revival style houses, a school and a Church. Unfortunately, it is under renovation now, there's heavy machinery around and uneven pavement -...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Unfortunately, the street General Gurko was in an completely restoration this period in the year. There are some traditional beautiful houses but we expected more from this place.

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We read a little about this old Gurko street, and while walking down to Assen Monument we decided to take this route. I am glad we did because the street is amazing. Although in renovations at the moment (they put new pavement) you can see...More

Thank Kyralina05
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Although under construction, this quiet and nice street is a good part of the city history, with a great view in the end, and a great coffee shop on top (Ethna, on the main street) overlooking the street, the monument and the main universoty campus,...More

Thank Katz N
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Lovely street no matter what time of you day you decide to go there. Cobbled pavement, lots of flowers. You can feel the atmosphere of the past.

Thank Elżbieta W
Reviewed 27 July 2017

On one side there are wonderful views across the river below, punctuated by the occasional house. On the other side, buildings are stacked up the steep hillside. Most of the buildings on the street itself are quaint.

Thank Anne I
Reviewed 14 November 2016

According to Google Maps this is called Ulitsa Sveti Nicola 14. Our guide took us up the winding mountain path to the monastic retreat used by monks in times when it was unsafe to be found by the local invaders. Here they could practice their...More

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