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Address: 83000 Toulon, France
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Tourist but opened late

Many parts of Nice then to close early but not Old Town, plenty of shops and restaurants to visit even on Sunday!!! (Sunday everything is closed in Nice) close walk to the beach... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Many parts of Nice then to close early but not Old Town, plenty of shops and restaurants to visit even on Sunday!!! (Sunday everything is closed in Nice) close walk to the beach and just lots of fun. Be careful with your belongings

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Scottsdale, AZ
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We visited Toulon on a Med cruise. After reading discouraging reviews of the excursions to Marsealles and St Tropez, we decided to just stay in the port city. While we were not expecting much after reading reviews of Toulon, what a waste of a port stop. It was a Saturday and the market was open in Old Town. First off,... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

There's something about finding an older area of town. Everything is more picturesque and timeless beauty surrounds you. Buildings here are gorgeous and the locals seem very proud to live there. Lots of bars and cafes to enjoy We have a cracking afternoon walking around and buying some trinkets from the local shops. Well worth a visit if you're nearby... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Gorgeous weather allowed us to spend a full day around the old town. There is an adorable little "train" tour which was hilariously good fun seeing the sights of the town. Would highly recommend it.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

People were friendly here. We had heard so much negative feedback concerning the French and their hospitality but we met people who assisted us with directions, people who willingly walked to show us the monuments and recommended eating places. Loved Toulon !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Good for coffee shops and wandering but quiet after rugby, had trouble finding the post game hot spots, will have to visit again to find them!

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Liverpool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We have travelled along the Mediterranean coast of France from Perpignan to Menton, and Toulon old town is up there with the best of them. All the clichés are there, the narrow streets, the bars, bakers and restaurants, the markets, the crumbling palaces, the churches, the tree-lined streets and squares. You can eat or drink for half the price of... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

To see all the sights of the town it is a good idea to take a tour of the town by the mini train within easy location on the marina this is around 45-60 minute trip but take you around streets and a full tour of surrounding sights and also commentary in french and english, do enjoy the experience.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here on a cruise and we were totally dissapointed by the town. It was dirty and other than lots of cafes there was nothing to do. We all felt it was a waste of a day and cannot recommend it to anyone.

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Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013 via mobile

I was disappointed in this cruise stop. The market in old town was 99% food which was great for the locals but not good the cruise passengers. The coffee shops where filled with men and we didn't feel welcome. Not a place I would enjoy returning.

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Address: 83000 Toulon, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Var  >  Toulon

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