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Old Nessebar

Nessebar, Bulgaria
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Ranked #1 of 12 Attractions in Nessebar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, Ancient Ruins
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
40 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 NEW

Can wander about the old streets, along coast path have a coffee, a bit more expensive but you pay for the view. Also eating out is dearer, didn't indulge this visit. One of the top 5 places to visit. Tip don't go in first car park use the metered ones. He ripped us off

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Plovdiv, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

Visit the old city of Nessebar and get lost in old times. You will enjoy the seaside, Bulgarian Renaissance houses, old churches and cozy atmosphere.

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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45 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Our cruise ship docked at Burgas, which is not a very attractive town, very austere and full of communist era buildings. Thank goodness we had decided to do a ship's tour to Nessebar which is about a 45 minute drive away. Old Nessebar is very picturesque, with old wooden buildings (now fully restored and converted into shops, cafes and bars)... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
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484 reviews 484 reviews
105 attraction reviews
210 helpful votes 210 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

The walk around old Nessebar, a visit to the fine, little museum, and a stop in the Byzantine church are worth a couple of hours. Old Nessebar is picturesque, overlooking the Black Sea and the modern city in the distance. Although exhibits in the museum are well-labeled, it is useful to have a knowledgable guide overall, to appreciate the historic... More

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

lovely historical village - plenty of restaurants offereing sea views back to Sunny Beach (left hand side) or out to sea (right habd side) - really picturesque - well worth a visit - lovely quaint streets and shops - stunning views and amazing sunsets

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Herzlia, Israel
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Very caracteristic place nice preserved.you can walk and walk without being tired .many many caracteristic shops and very very good places to eat

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Victoria, Canada
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182 reviews 182 reviews
49 attraction reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The town sits on a small rocky peninsula connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus. Winding cobble stone streets are lined with stone and timber houses. The town is quite small and can be visited on foot. Several church ruins with unique features including horizontal stripes of white stone. The oldest is Sveti loan Krastitel ( St. John the... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

A world heritage city. A well maintained town, beautiful views. Buses, mini triain and boats serve the town. Lovely shops, a bit different to elsewhere.Restaurants and some bars can be expensive by Bulgarian standards. But we have found some good bars and restaurants at good prices. We go most evenings for a wander and to watch the world go by..

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Warsaw, Poland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I liked the place very much - small half-island. To much souvenirs stores, but what to do. Very interesting sightseeing.

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Rehovot, Israel
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64 reviews 64 reviews
52 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Nice place to walk around and fell different atmosphere. Great restaurants and Souvenirs stands. There are some places about the history of the place and it is a good idea to know what you are looking at. Nice place to take pictures of views.

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