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Classic European Square

Beautiful, classic European square loaded full of eateries and shops. A really nice place to visit - recommended!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Beautiful, classic European square loaded full of eateries and shops. A really nice place to visit - recommended!

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

It's one of the most busy places in Graz, filled both with locals and tourists. A great place for walking, a great place to get to any place in Graz due to multiple tram options. Lots of cafes and restaurants, some intereseting museums are just minutes from it.

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Sliema, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

I felt this is the core of the city centre together with Jakominiplatz. Keep an eye out for pick pockets.

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

This central square has sausage, ice cream and snack joints and during Christmas theres a large Christmas market as well as a Easter market on Easter. Lots of cafes and restaurants around as well as shops.

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Ballina, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Lots of people milling about, trams and bicyclists pushing through the crowds, and three separate spots where people have put many candles and fliers for the victims of the "amok driver".

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

As there are different tram lines going through the Main Square it seems sometime, that everybody meets here. On the square there are beutiful houses around, in the middle is a large fountain dedicated to Archduke Johann, who did a lot for the city.

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Graz, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Hauptplatz is the main square of Graz and rightly so- it is charming and beautiful like the rest of the city! Generally there is always something happening in Hauptplatz and it's a great place to people watch. There are various shops and restaurants as well as other things such as the city hall and a church. Hauptplatz also links on... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

A minute from the hotel. There was activity every day - food fairs, regional attractions and even a political rally

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

looks very nice, a view restaurants around but not a place to stay for hours there are some nice shops surrounding and also some cafès and restaurants

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The Hauptplatz is the city center or downtown Graz. An excellent area that combines modernity and ancient traditional architecture. This area has great brand stores, eateries, historical churches, chestnut sellers (!), cafes, uber restaurants, offices, shops and marts. The buildings in this area are old but have been remade and modernised. The cobbled pathways around the place show the Victorian... More 

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