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“Point to remember and think”

Ranked #64 of 213 things to do in Sofia
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Owner description: The Monument to the Unknown Warrior with its eternal flame is situated between the churches Alexander Nevski Church and St. Sofia.
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The monument is very close to Alexander Nevski cathedral and to the Sveta Sofia church. The whole area makes you think of the stupidity of greed and war. More lightly, locals rub the lion`s leg, or try to caress the head.It seems that you are coming back to Sofia if you do so!

Thank Faustino Adrian S
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"eternal flame"
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"lion statue"
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"sveta sofia"
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"national symbol"
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"armed forces"
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"alexander nevsky"
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"century church"
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"soldiers"
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"wars"
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"thousands"
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"remembrance"
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"ground"
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"defending"
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"bulgaria"
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

A peaceful place guarded by a huge lion statue. A place for reflection for all soldiers regardless of country of origin

Thank Denis F
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

you can stop or keep on walking. Seems to me, most people were interested in getting a shot with the lion. There is a flame in front of the building.

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

We were brought here during our free walking tour of Sofia, most people just walk past but it is worth stopping by.

Thank travelpassion
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Sofia city center has lots of historical monuments. Enjoy your walk and take nice pictures when the weather is fine!

Thank Irene C
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