Sofia is the capital of . It is also the biggest city in the country with about 2 million citizens. Today, Sofia is a dynamic European capital, distinguished by its unique combination of European and Communist-style architecture as well as many beautiful Orthodox churches.

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The St. is a Bulgarian Orthodox cathedral in Sofia, the capital of . Photo: MrPanyGoff, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Sofia University, "St. Kliment Ohridski" at the University of Sofia, is the oldest higher education institution in . Photo: MrPanyGoff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The National Assembly is the unicameral parliament and legislative body of . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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or Poduene is a residential complex and a district of Sofia, the capital of with 85,996 inhabitants. is situated 2½ km east of Sofia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Krasno selo is a district and neighbourhood of Sofia, the capital of , located in the western part of the city. is situated 4½ km southwest of Sofia. Photo: Eola, CC BY 2.5.

Orlandovtsi is a neighbourhood of Sofia, the capital of . is situated 3 km northeast of Sofia. Photo: Edal, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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