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Hauptplatz

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Address: Linz, Austria
Phone Number: 4373270700
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Lovely square to spend time

A stones throw from the Danube, this square is a quiet and peaceful spot to have a coffee and watch the world go by, lovely architecture too.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Julian S
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Naestved, Denmark
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Naestved, Denmark
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109 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A stones throw from the Danube, this square is a quiet and peaceful spot to have a coffee and watch the world go by, lovely architecture too.

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Glenview, Illinois
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103 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hauptplatz in itself may or may not be your cup of tea. Certainly there is shopping and dining opportunities there. But is also the gateway to all kinds of interesting sights, many churches and older parts of town, well within walking distance. And it has seem interesting views, particularly down Landstrasse which takes you to the main shopping area... More 

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vienna
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice place to hang around, especially in summer. Many Shops around and some Weekends there are fleemarkets or others.

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Thank luisamina
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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86 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Linz on a Sunday and most of the shops were closed. There were a few open in the Hauptplatz but not all of them. We caught the 50 Tram up to Pöstlingberg which is worth doing.

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Pune, India
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

Beautiful square near Danube river. Easily accessible by tram. Nice place to spend an evening with shops and cafes around it.

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Thank PVK2016
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

one of my favorite places when I am in linz with lot f shops near by. And need to mention it it is great meeting point

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Mexico
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

Nice Plaza with a lot of beautiful cafes and restaurants to chill. some shops with clothes, some travel bueros and more.

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Thank LARIMARIKOUKOUNARI
Singapore
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26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

We were there on a Sunday, so it wasn't crowded. The flea market had turned into a Christmas market with a large Christmas tree and had an interesting collection of handicrafts, and the popular "punsch" beverage. A great central location from which to explore the Danube and the city. The tram line runs through it.

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Thank Singfam5
West Simsbury, Connecticut
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This main square in the city of Linz has lovely outdoor cafes and restaurants; lanes go off the square to beautiful and delicious restaurants. Great people-watching place!

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

We had great time there. There was live music, beer and good food around this place. It is worth visiting and very well connected by tram

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