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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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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

The Ruins were quite stunning a restaurant built in a cave.Sadly the shop staff were only nice when you got your money out I took a watch back that fell to bits she denied i bought it there until my daughter and grandson showed theirs i asked to exchange was told "NO" she done a repair and guess what it... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

Beautiful place to visit, lots of old architecture, interesting buildings and churches.. loved the walkway on to the 'Island'.. lots of tacky tourist shops but that's to be expected.. I loved all the different alleyways to explore and there was so many of them they just kept coming and coming. We had a nice refreshing walk around the outer edges... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

The town is quite charming, but no feeling of ancient times (claimed that the town is 3000 years old) the only antique item is the entrance gate, survived many reconstructions. But still place provides unique experience with particularities of local architecture on the narrow streets. We've been in a high season time, so was very crowdy, and you could feel... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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52 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

I was staying Burgas and visited Nesebar for an afternoon. The tiny little old town is packed of historical churches, some in better condition than others, and its tiny cobbled lanes create an atmosphere of wonder. The tourists pack in to Nesebar and you will struggle to find a street to yourself but much more atmospheric than Burgas and Sozopol.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

The old town is really charming, it has narrow streets and nice authentic shops, the view from the coast was quite impressing. The prices though at the fish restaurants are very high!

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Caton, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

Excellent place to visit. Lots of history and a good selection of restaurants and shops. The prices where very reasonable and those people tempting into the restaurants where very polite

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

A lovely old Town with a maze of streets full of little tourist shops, cafes and wonderful old ruins.

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Becoming part of world heritage this small treasure village is restored very nicely.. Walk on the narow streets, sit at the seaside, have an icecream!! Unforgettable!

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We adore this restourant for its delicious seafood and marvelous view from terrase. The food and vine were great. The only thing - we do not like the natinal cuisine "sach" in this place.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I think Nessebar is a charming town with beautiful views, however, I mostly enjoyed it in the early morning, when the shops were closed and the town was empty. What bothered me were too many shops selling fake clothing and tourist-trap restaurants. But it is definitely worth a visit, all the lovely old churches and picturesque streets are beautiful

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