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Address: Montpellier, France
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A beautiful place

Its buildings, the people, the lighting in the night. Everything was so good! Really huge space, lot of green, pedestrian access and nice shops.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Luisella P
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Olonzac, France
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44 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The bustling hub of Montpellier where the trams terminate. All the small streets off it have a fantastic variety of shops and restaurants and bars.

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Yakima, WA
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36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Take the metro-train here. From here you can walk the entire retail area of the city. Very beautiful. Very nice.

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Thank Todd F
Belfast, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Montpellier has an elegance, but also an energy that you would hope to find in a University City. In the charming Place de la Comedie, it parades this mixture. Here in the outdoor cafes and restaurants students mix with residents, visitors and opera goers attending performances in the charming opera house ( a copy of Paris!!). This is the spot... More 

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Thank Fionnuala22
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9 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its buildings, the people, the lighting in the night. Everything was so good! Really huge space, lot of green, pedestrian access and nice shops.

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Thank Luisella P
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous square, right in the city centre. So much to see & do. Street artists are here day & night, the gold man, wow, he's fabulous.sit at one of the many cafe bar's & soak up the fantastic atmosphere, just sitting people watching is great, see all types of people, from the very best dressed to the younger one's who... More 

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Hørsholm, Danmark
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65 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a lot of peopleand positive vibes here. You just want to sit and have a glass of wine and watch life pass by.

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Liguria, Italy
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137 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We much enjoy sitting in Place de la Comédie enjoying a drink or a coffee while watching the world go by. Prices are not cheap, but it is fun.

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Eugene, Oregon
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123 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the main plaza is crawling with people but the side streets are full of interesting places if you can avoid the hordes of beggars. there are many fine restaurants if you get away from the main square.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything is nice. I only wish the people spoke more English. Pubs are nice, ventre ville as well. Secure Highly recommended

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cuernavaca
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

a beautiful place at Christmas time, very nice decorations and illuminations, a lot of cafes to hang out or listen to street musicians or attending street artists with always a gorgeous view on the old Opera. I have been deeply touched by all the flowers, candles, poems in memory of the 13 November attack, a demonstration of a deep solidarity... More 

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