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Gare de Metz-Ville

Metz, France
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Ranked #5 of 25 Attractions in Metz
Type: Landmarks
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Bacau, Romania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

You can find a lot of newspapers and magazines here! I was very happy buying my first PARIS MATCH magazine in France!

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Beirut, Lebanon
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

nice ,clean , stuff are helpfull and you can access to so many important destination for a traveler .

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Toronto, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Clean, relatively new station. Easy to navigate your way around. Walk through station to Pompidou Centre. Ate in the station restaurant twice!!

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Orlando, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We arrived at this terminal on Bastille day. The building seemed out of place. It was later on that I realised that it was built by the Germans when they still owned this province. There was an explosion by the entrance but everyone went by their business. A cherry bomb! Like everything French, the trains were 40 minutes late! Boy... More 

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Stranraer, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Very nice building. Outside and inside. Worth taking the time by a nice day to go and discover the various sculpture

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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143 reviews 143 reviews
78 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

More like a gothic castle than a station, this is one impressive building, all medieval knights and dragons. Worth seeing in the daytime and also when lit up at night. The restaurant Le Grand Comptoir is in part of the station building and is well worth a visit. There is also a very beautiful bookshop at the rear of the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I had to catch a connecting train for Paris. It was my first station and city in France. I found people and information helpful. Unlike the perception, everybody spoke in English to me.

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Brit in France
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153 reviews 153 reviews
30 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I loved the mix of massiveness and the Arabic touches of the arches, the information office has to be one of most exclusive offices in the world!

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Skanderborg, Denmark
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

An imposing structure built during the German occupation 1870-1918 with Teutonic solidity but also a very charming bookstore

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Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

This is a beautiful neoclassicistic building that was designed by German architects after the Francoprussian war according to a well informed taxi driver. The station features an impressive water tower (probably built to refill the steam locomotives). I personally enjoyed the well stocked bookshop there to buy lots of French books.

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