Plovdiv is the second-largest city in , and second oldest city in . It sits on the large plain between the Rhodope Mountains on the south and the Balkan Range that runs through the centre of Bulgaria to the north.

Notable Places in the Area

Plovdiv Roman theatre is one of the world's best-preserved ancient theatres, located in the city center of Plovdiv, . Photo: Edal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Cathedral of St Louis is a Roman Catholic cathedral in the city of Plovdiv, . Photo: Rabanus Flavus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of Philippopolis is one of Plovdiv's most distinctive landmarks. Photo: Realsteel007, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Dzhumaya Mosque is located in Plovdiv, Plovdiv Province, . Photo: John Burkov, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Stolipinovo is a district of the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv and the most populous predominantly Romani-inhabited district on the with a population of about 80,000 people. is situated 3 km northeast of Plovdiv.

Hadji Hassan Mahala is the third biggest Roma ghetto in Plovdiv, .

Sheker Mahala is the second biggest Roma ghetto in Plovdiv. is situated 3½ km northwest of Plovdiv.


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