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“Hugh Orthodox Church” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski

Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski
Aleksander Nevski Square, Sofia, Bulgaria
+359 2 988 1704
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Ranked #1 of 116 things to do in Sofia
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Owner description: Completed in 1912, St. Alexander Nevsky Patriarchal Cathedral Stauropigial Memorial-Church is an impressive landmark in Sofia. The church was built as a memorial to the 200,000 Russian soldiers who died in the Russo-Turkish Liberation War (1877-1878).
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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“Hugh Orthodox Church”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

The Person was very important in 13 Century in Old Russia(capital Novgorod) and defeated first on West the Germanic Crusader Order-Teutons so later to defeat on East the Mongols.The Church is very beautifull.

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“nice church”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

very nice if you like cathedrals the gold is nice and it is vast well worth the visit just to say that you have seen it

Visited March 2013
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Hertford
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“Interesting church”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

A good place to go and experience n orthodox church. It is huge!! Buy a candle and make a wish or remember someone past away.

Visited January 2014
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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“Key attraction for Sofia - magical place for me”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Try to go around 8am or 5pm when the sounds of the carillon - experience it and you will understand why I recommend.

Visited August 2013
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Istanbul, Turkey
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“nice church”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

The church is very nice and you must visit it. It is located next to some embassies and cultural so it is hard to miss it.

Visited December 2013
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