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The Square

Address: Bournemouth, England
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Ranked #10 of 20 Attractions in Bournemouth
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

great shops and restaurants I found one day was not enough as the town centre was close to the beach

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I liked the shops, buses and taxis being central and loved the yellow, it means transport so easy to find. Not being a local, I had to ask a lot where to find particular shops could do with a where to find guide for serious shoppers.

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Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

This is the place to visit for all those shopping experiences Chuches to visit. balloon rides and the park must be seen.

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Bridlington, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

there was beautiful gardens made even more special by the Christmas markets and light shows which provided a great party atmosphere. the local bus services provided easy access to so many places and we took a ride from the square to Salisbury where we enjoyed a beautiful day out.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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203 reviews 203 reviews
64 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I have been a resident of bournemouth for my whole life, so over the years have seen various changes to "The Square" It is basically the town centre that has been pedestrianised & is used for many different events. At the moment it's hosting the German Market & Alpine Bar. Bournemouth council make the most of the area. My only... More 

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suffolk
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89 reviews 89 reviews
24 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Walked to the square and the German market was on with all the twinkling lights it looked really good and a live band was playing too.

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Hertfordshire
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63 reviews 63 reviews
21 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Just returned from Bourenmoth where from mid November they have a traditional Christmas market in the square.They also have entertainment going on during this period on a stage with live music.There is also a traditional German tyoe pub on the square built for the market period.Well worth visiting as well as the local stores and shops just on or close... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This is a fantastic point for Social Meeting point. If you're staying in the YMCA on your travels. Then its a short walk. Here in the Square. Transport to all areas of Bournemouth are accessible. Shops are not far away. The Beach/pier is a short walk and there is a Cafe in the square where you can wait to keep... More 

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Norwich
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29 reviews 29 reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Warm friendly atmosphere, everyone enjoying themselves even if it was raining which actually added to the fun

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Seaham, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
7 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Walked through on the way to restaurant for dinner. It was all lit up and a very lively atmosphere, there was even a local brass band all dressed up as spidermen playing. It was brilliant

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