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Tsar Osvobositel Boulevard

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Address
It is located between Eagle Bridge East Square "Alexander I". Tsar Osvoboditel boulevard intersects with some main roads in Sofia as Vasil Levski boulevard and Rakovski street.
Location
42.694691,23.330516
Description
Locals call it the chestnut avenue for many chestnut trees and avenues of yellow brick, because the surface of the pavement in yellow, a gift from the Emperor of Austria-Hungary. Here you can see the National Assembly, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, the Russian Church, Monument Tsar Liberator/ Tsar Osvoboditel.
Historical Information
The boulevard was named in that way in 1899 in honour of the Russian Emperor Alexander the Second. After the Liberation it was one of the first streets under regulation. From 1878 to 1892 it was called Tsarigradska Street, from 1892 to 1895 – Stefan Stambolov Blvd, from 1895 to 1899 – Lyuben Karavelov Blvd.

It is located between Eagle Bridge East Square "Alexander I". Tsar Osvoboditel boulevard intersects with some main roads in Sofia as Vasil Levski boulevard and Rakovski street.

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