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Place de la Comedie

Montpellier, France (Comédie)
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Ranked #3 of 44 Attractions in Montpellier
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

la Comedie is perfect for meeting up with new or old friends, and also hands down the best place the sit and watch the world go by.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

Take at least a full day to explore Montpelier's city centre. We started at the Place de la Comedie with its wide open spaces, numerous restaurants, two Theatres (within 400 metres of each other) and a modern library and shopping mall. We used two of the 5 tram lines that serve the city and its environs to get into the... More

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Darwin, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

good range of local eateries and cafes; plenty of umbrellas for shade, food served was okay but not gourmet food.

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

My wife and I had a nice evening here with some of our friends. We walked around and found a place to have dinner. It was pizza and drinks. Then an interesting ride on the tram.

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Abbotsbury, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

There's masses more to Montpellier than the Place, but there's no better spot in the town to sit with a coffee or a beer and just let the world flow by. Colourful trams, no end of variety in the faces and shapes of the passing crowd. Even the occasional hyper-traditional accordion player, well worth the coins in his paper cup.... More

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South Yorkshire, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Lovely open space on the edge of the old town and the esplanade. Inevitable cafes - some of them pretty good though - lots to see whilst shying away the day or the evening.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Nothing to like. too common. loud. a bit scary at night... 50 characters? why???? Still not there? here are some more characters

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Good people watching location!! Lot's of cafes to pick from. Central to good shopping and interesting walking areas.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

There are just too many homeless young people with big dogs everywhere at night especially on Thursday!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Very popular in the evenings, we could leave our hotel and walk to the eating cafe's enjoy a meal and then listen to the entertainment that took place in the Place de la Comedie. Great atmosphere!!

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