March 3 is one of the most important dates in the Bulgarian calendar. What happened? Well, we need to go back in time to 1878, when Bulgaria regained its autonomy from the Ottoman Empire after almost five centuries. It concluded with the signing of the Treaty of San Stefano. Today, many visit the Shipka Monument to Freedom in commemoration of the liberation of Bulgaria.
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Open Sofia's partner family is growing! We are extremely proud to announce our partnership with Caritas Sofia. Together, we can bring more love and support to those in need. Check out their activities and stay tuned for news! www.caritas-sofia.org/en... See MoreSee Less
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