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Stephansplatz

Vienna, Austria (Innere Stadt)
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Ranked #25 of 295 attractions in Vienna
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Damansara
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66 reviews 66 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

A place full of people and activities. Food and souvenirs everywhere. You'll see horse carriage passing through even when it was drizzling. Truly a centre point for activities. Got myself some delicious chocolates and nice souvenirs. Hey! The staff here are friendly, too.

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Melbourne
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126 reviews 126 reviews
64 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

You can't come to see Vienna without venturing into its lively centre. Positioned around the lovely ( being renovated ) Stephansdom Cathedral, a lively pedestrian area filled with cafes and shops. Gives a real sense of old Vienna if you can get away from the commercial aspects. Unlike towns like Krakow in Poland which restricts commercial signage and frontages on... More

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London, United Kingdom
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182 reviews 182 reviews
23 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I like the position near the Stefansdom in city center I dislike all the souvenir shop around but that's where they make money and I like the FIAKER(horses)

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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112 reviews 112 reviews
28 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

While visiting Vienna's center, we walked several times through the square. It has a very nice scale and great life.

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Liverpool, Pennsylvania
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116 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

This is a nice European Square. It is especially lovely at Christmas with all of the lights. The windows and stores all decorated makes it worth the trip. Great shops and coffee houses to take a break.

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Salzburg, Austria
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

It's always full of people, full of life and action in the street, lots to shops, souvenir shops, bars... You can get a horse ride for 50€, apx. 30min... over all lovely square, but nothing you can't see in other big city in europe...

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Liss, Hants
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105 reviews 105 reviews
46 attraction reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This should be the focal point of your Vienna exploitations! Lovely square - just avoid the touts who are handily dressed up in historic costumes making them easy to spot! Do your research on here before engaging with them - from what I heard the standard tactic appears to be that if you sign on the dotted line they will... More

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Nice for a trip if you have not been. Great for photographers. Got frustrated outside the cathedral with ticket touts - they like to harass you, and harass you, and harass you... That said it's worth a visit and easy to get to on the public transport circuit. If you are looking for the old manner shop to buy some... More

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

It is always nice to spend some time there and to observe the people. It is a venue full of life and action.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
29 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

If you love shops, window shopping, people watching, and perhaps grabbing some street food, this is a MUST DO. I ended up doing a bit more shopping that I should have, but it was so much fun. Also, if you can, go at different times, you really get a different experience. I was a 30-something girl walking around by myself... More

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