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Address: Munsterplatz, Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Description: A collection of small picturesque streams that line many of the streets of...
A collection of small picturesque streams that line many of the streets of Freiburg.
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Charming addition to urban landscape.

Interesting streetscapes with open air water running along street. Beware of accidentally stepping in them.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Interesting streetscapes with open air water running along street. Beware of accidentally stepping in them.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

These cooling rivereens keep the streets cool, the kids amused while also floating their toy boats of a summer's day. Put's me in mind of Paris...

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italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

These should be an attraction for children , you can find shop selling boat or duck to put inside them and to pull running....

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

These are unique and interesting to see but the fact they are in the top 10 attractions for Freiburg surely says something about what the city has to offer...

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Giv'atayim, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

These water canals are a symbol of Freiburg. They run all over the old city and serve as an attraction for kids, mainly. Little boats are sold in various places and the kids sail them in the canals, making the entire family proud...

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NYC
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Little water pathways that run on the streets and used to be there to prevent the spread of fires. Today kids play in them. Them and race you boats.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

Being a fan of little wooden toys, we bought our toddler a little "bachle boot" for a market stall just off the cathedral square. Lots of fun, "sailing" his little boat along the baby canals. Thoroughly recommend for non-techno fun.

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Kingston, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

You will come across these medieval water ways throughout the old city. Now the water is clean, though...

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Every town has churches and town halls and market squares and so on and so on. But few have Bachle. These small canals and the larger ones that cross the city give it its individuality. A walk through the Old Town and along these water ways is a real delight. So is a day trip to Staufen, Not to be... More 

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

...and browse downtown with your children they will be busy discovering a several kilometre length of creeks while you can do window shopping ; )

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