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Boyana Church

The Church of Saint Nicholas and Saint Panteleimon, also known as Boyana Church, is famous for its medieval frescoes. The church is a cultural monument under UNESCO protection, inscribed in the World Heritage List in 1979.
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St. Theodore Tyron and St. Theodore Stratilates church in Dobarsko village

The little village of Dobarsko is located 12 km from Razlog and shelters the unique medieval church of St. Theodore Tyron and St. Theodore Stratelates. It is registered among the 100 national tourist sites in Bulgaria. The church was built in 1614 although there are indications that 1122 might be the actual year of construction.
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National museum steamship Radetzky

The Austrian steamship Radetzki was built in Hungary in 1851. On May 29, 1876, the Bulgarian revolutionaries from Hristo Botev’s detachment overpowered the ship and forced it to change its course to the Bulgarian port of Kozloduy. From there, the detachment reached the mountains near Vratza in an attempt to fight for the liberation of Bulgaria.
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Zemen monastery

Zemen monastery is located in the vicinity of the town of Zemen, 15 km from Sofia on the road to Kjustendil. It is a remarkable example of medieval Bulgarian architecture and fresco painting. It is a cultural monument of national significance. Saint John the Theologian church is the oldest building in the monastery.
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