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Address: Nelson, British Columbia, Canada
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Gorgeous heritage vibrant downtown

Beautiful small city. Lots of Interesting boutique shops no chains. Great eating and wonderful coffee places and nightlife

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Banff National Park, Canada
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Banff National Park, Canada
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185 reviews
54 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful small city. Lots of Interesting boutique shops no chains. Great eating and wonderful coffee places and nightlife

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Kelowna, Canada
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of quaint older style buildings with great shopping and food. The ambiance of this street is very positive and exciting.

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Thank Hawk M
Carman, Canada
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Baker Street in Nelson is a very walkable few blocks of mostly well preserved older buildings occupied by a nice variety of clothing boutiques, gift shops, shoe stores, outdoor stores, cafes and bistros etc. These are not chain stores that you can find anywhere, but instead are mostly locally owned so there is a good variety and individuality of quality... More 

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Nelson
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Did you know Nelson was to be the capital city of British Columbia? That is why it is called the Queen City. The history of this city is contained in the beautifully preserved heritage buildings along Baker Street. We have buildings designed by Rathenberry the architect of our legislative buildings in our now capital city of Victoria, and you can... More 

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Thank Cathy L
Trail, Canada
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41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Me and a friend walked this fine street and see the sites after our breakfast and it was nice to see modern buildings with the Victorian era. If you have the time, drop by all the small shops and get some stuff that you do not see!

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Thank MalibuSean
Timmins, Canada
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98 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

Nelson is situated in such a beautiful setting. It's a very unique community with lots of interesting characters. Check it out.

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Thank Barry L
Red Deer, Canada
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79 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

I liked this walk, as you were able to see all of the historic buildings & was able to take a look at some of the shops in the area.

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Thank Albertan1978
Winnipeg, Canada
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39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

I love walking up and down Baker browsing in the shops and picking up treats from the various bakeries and Kootenay coop!

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Thank skibumbeachbum
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

I love Nelson and Baker Street. Great shops, interesting architecture. Spend a few hours here, walking shopping and people watching.

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Post Falls, United States
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Visit the Carolina if you like maps and lovely cards. Many gift and souvenir ideas in this shop. The propriator is most enjoyable to talk with about maps and places of interest.

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