Bulgaria // Sofia //

The Rotunda of St George and the Presidency

Sofia’s oldest church is the fourth-century Rotunda of St George, built upon the city’s oldest Roman foundations and housing frescoes from the eighth century onwards. Surrounding the church is the Presidency, guarded by soldiers in colourful nineteenth-century garb (Changing of the Guard hourly).

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