Western Gate of Ancient Serdica – Sredets – Sofia, Bulgaria

The Western Gate of the Ancient Thracian and Roman city of Serdica (later the medieval Bulgarian city of Sredets), the predecessor of today’s Bulgarian capital Sofia. The Western Gate of Ancient Serdica is said to have been especially important because…

Slatina Neolithic Settlement – Slatina Quarter, Sofia, Bulgaria

The 8,000-year-old Slatina Neolithic Settlement is located in the Slatina Quarter in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia. It was discovered by accident in 1950 by construction workers near the Shipchenski Prohod Blvd. During the first archaeological excavations of the site in 1958,…