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“Go for the view, not the monument” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Alyosha Soviet Army Memorial

Alyosha Soviet Army Memorial
Ranked #6 of 64 things to do in Plovdiv
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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177 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
“Go for the view, not the monument”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2013

It's quite a steep accent to the top of the hill, but the view is worth it. If you'd like a treat for the effort, look for the tennis courts just below the hill, to the south. Find your way down there and right across them you'll stumble into a wonderful ice-cream shop called "Stenata" - the best in Plovdiv.

Visited October 2013
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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“Stroll to the top”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2013

A gentle stroll through the trees to the top. Halfway up is an outdoor fitness centre to try out. Good views of Plovdiv and the surrounding countryside from the top. Worth the short trip.

Visited September 2013
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Istanbul, Turkey
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“good view of the Town”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2013

First of All , if you want to discover the city , you should walk and learn about everything about it.
Alyosha Soviet Army Memorial is located one of the seven hills of Plovdiv.You can see whole city under your feets.İt's not difficult to walk to the up of hill , whole pathway is covered with different trees which you can feel yourself inside a small forest.I advice you to bring your coffee or water with you cause there won't be any cafe or sth there.

Visited January 2013
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