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Stephansplatz

Address: Historic City Centre, Vienna, Austria (Innere Stadt)
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Ranked #25 of 302 Attractions in Vienna
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Kärntner staße joins Stephansplatz and it is filled with locals and tourists alike. Cafes, restaurants and plenty shopping decorate this main street and the adjoining side streets.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

All that today symbolizes Vienna has just expired from the golden period of the country and the rule of the Habsburgs. From the Austrian capital made the city of music, in which they created almost all significant composers of the world, such as Mozart, Brahms, Beethoven and Strauss. Their music can now be heard on every corner in Vienna, numerous... More 

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Prattville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

This is a pedestrian area with lots of shops, cafes and of course the magnificent St Stephan's Cathedral. You can even take a ride in a horse carriage. The good thing is that if your hotel is a little too far to walk there is a metro station close to the cathedral and that helps. Take time to have a... More 

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Varna, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

The first thing you will see, when you go to Stephansplatz, is the St Stephan's Cathedral. The square is always full of people (locals and tourists). There are plenty shops, cafes and restaurants but most of them are expensive and you can find much cheaper ones close-by. Do not miss the small side streets, there are many interesting spots to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The heart of Vienna's central district, or Innere Stadt, is the Stephansplatz, which is a pedestrianised square dominated by the mighty gothic St Stephen's cathedral. Across the square from the cathedral and deliberately contrasting with it, is the tinted glass and fresh stone facade of the Haas Haus which is a shopping mall. Many intriguing streets lie close to Stephansplatz.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This is the center of Vienna and the square where the St. Stephen Cathedral is located. Everything in this square is worth seeing, including the station of the horse carriages on the side of the cathedral. The cathedral is one of the tallest in the world. It has massive walls with finely decorated edges and figures and extremely high gothic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

An Amazing walking street with great shopping deals and delicious grilled chestnuts for the cold evenings .... The cathedral is amazing as well .... A must through your stay in Vienna. Just to add that there are local shopping street "can't recall the name of it" but search for vienna local shopping street and you will find it ... You... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Here is the center of Vienna. Enjoy visiting the cathedral and grocery shops. Please note that prices are high.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

What better way to spend a 7 hour layover in Vienna than to hop on the city/airport train (16 minute ride) and stroll through Vienna on a snowy January day. Stephanplatz is about a 15 minute walk from the station, and to get there you'll wander by buildings older than America, gardens like Eden and stores like in Dubai. Besides... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I love Stephensplatz ! I have been living in Vieana since October 2014 and I always make time to walk by when I can ! Huge and abut 600 years old - the inside is magnificent !! You can take a tour or just walk through . The most interesting fact I can tell you is do not wear white... More 

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