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Ancient Theater of Philippopolis, Plovdiv

The Ancient Theatre of Philippopolis, also known as the Old Theatre, is one of the best preserved ancient theatres in the world. It is located in the city of Plovdiv and is situated on the southern slope of the TriHill, between Taksim Tepe and Dzhambaz Tepe.
The theatre was built during the reign of Emperor Marcus Ulpius Trajan (98-117) and was part of the extensive architectural and fortification of the city that turned it into one of the most beautiful cities of the Roman Empire. [...]
Text: Nedyalko Mihalev | Photos: Nedyalko Mihalev
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