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Address: Lille, France
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Description: Main square where the magnificent 17th-century Vieille Bourse is located.
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Lille is a must.

Better than most cities. Can be compared with Gent in Belgium. Many terraces,restaurant and easy access for cars. Parking in middeple of Grand Place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Better than most cities. Can be compared with Gent in Belgium. Many terraces,restaurant and easy access for cars. Parking in middeple of Grand Place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Lille was a wondeerful place to go to for New Year's Eve alythough as many restaurants are closed you need to reserve well in advance

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The Grand Place is, as its name defines it, magnificent. Don't forget to bring your camera and look like a tourist! It's worth it

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

loved all the cafes and restaurants around the plaza with the fountain in the middle and sometimes some outdoor entertainment. historical buildings all around you.

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

A pretty view with really lovely architecture. Lots of shops and restaurants line the Place and its clean and generally not too crowded.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Gorgeous buildings for sure but I was accosted by roughly ten beggars an hour throughout Lille and judging by the smell it seems they use the said gorgeous buildings as a public urinal

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Surrounded by many old buildings this is quite a spectacular sight. Plenty of restaurants to get a feed and have a drink

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

This is a fairly large square surrounded by nice architecture and pricey shops, with traffic running through it. There are normally many tourists spending their money in the bars. They naturally attract the bad guys who see them as an easy source of cash... This gives the square an uneasy feeling after dark. There are lots of nice places in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

A historical and cultural place where u can just sit and relax by the side of fountain, look at the passing locales or shop in a little market nearby..there are few eat out points too..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This wide and open plaza is as expected a major focus of tourist activity; although the fountains in the centre are very pretty and the statue and column impressive, it still attracts all the negative things that go with large tourist areas. Plenty of cafes and restaurants in the area, and the proprietors take pains to see that customers are... More 

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Address: Lille, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nord-Pas-de-Calais  >  Nord  >  Lille

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