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Cours Mirabeau

Aix-en-Provence, France
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Neighborhoods
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Solvang, California
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57 reviews 57 reviews
20 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

This main shopping boulevard is a delight for all senses! Lots of fun restaurants and stores line one side of the street anchored on one end by a HUGE and very impressive fountain with changing water patterns and many surrounding statues and encircled by a roundabout. In the middle is another fountain much different in size and features -- a... More

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California
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320 reviews 320 reviews
73 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

This is a beautiful street with lots of restaurants, bars and shops. It's a great place to take a stroll or to just people watch.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

Beautiful city center. Lovely restaurants with outdoor dining. Be sure to ask if vendors accept credit cards (we rarely carry cash).

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Frankfurt, Germany
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52 reviews 52 reviews
7 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Cours Mirabeau is the central street in Aix-en-Provence. A wide tree-lined boulevard with grand sandstone buildings and traffic calming to favour pedestrians. Don't miss the superb confiseries and patisseries such as Bechard. If you read French the bookshop Librairie Goulard has a great selection of books and BDs (comic books). There are some wonderful shops on Cours Mirabeau and many,... More

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São Paulo
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Walking through Cours Mirabeaus is pleasant and leads to old town. There are restaurants, bars, terraces, spas, shops...

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Adelaide, South Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Great ambience. Beautiful shops, museums and art galleries. Water fountains are a delight. The morning market was well organised and some great bargains.

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Back in the USA (Virginia) and reflecting on the great places we visited and stayed in Aix en Provence. The Cours Mirabeau apartment ways absolutely situated in the best location to gain access to all that is going on in Aix. The Cours Mirabeau is a gorgeous tree lined avenue with many fountains running down the center. The apartment is... More

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Holden, Massachusetts
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69 reviews 69 reviews
10 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The Cours Mirabeau is a gorgeous tree lined Avenue with several different fountains running down the center. Numerous cafes and restaurants line one side and it is certainly the best people-watching street in the city.

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Citrus Heights, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
40 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

If you like to see people - all shapes, sizes, types and ages- come here! Round, slim, tall, short, sexy, roly-poly, light, dark, in-between, male, female, who-knows, it is all here! Good food, good fun, good day - this is the place!

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Dublin
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67 reviews 67 reviews
14 attraction reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Great for people watching but rather so-so quality of food and expensive drinks. You can do much better with a little research. Certainly worth a visit.

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