Sofia is one of the most populated cities in Bulgaria, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Europe, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 42.45N latitude / 23.20E longitude. For routing in Sofia, please check the free driving directions Sofia service below.
When you visit Bulgaria, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Bulgarian, and the officially used currency is Bulgarian lev (BGN), since 1999.
Sofia, the capital city, has numerous population; 1 088 700 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Sofia counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Bulgaria, bears 7 036 848 sum citizens spreading on its 42 810,60 sq mi / 110 879 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Bulgaria is Unitary parliamentary republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Unity makes strength, while salute for the national anthem called: Mila Rodino.
Google maps Sofia, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Bulgaria and the neighboring countries like Greece, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Turkey.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Bulgaria Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Bulgaria
Bulgaria shares borders with Serbia, Macedonia, Romania, Greece, and Turkey. Two mountain ranges and two great valleys mark the topography of Bulgaria, a country the size of Tennessee and situated on the Black Sea. The Maritsa is Bulgaria’s principal river; the Danube also flows through the country.