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St-Leu

Amiens, France
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Ranked #4 of 12 attractions in Amiens
Type: Neighborhoods
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Cambridgeshire
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97 reviews 97 reviews
36 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Just the area to amble round, looking at the buildings and the mediaeval layout. The few shops are small and "touristy" but you are not there to shop. It isn't entirely traffic free and the cobbled surface is difficult for the less mobile, but otherwise a pleasant amble between the Cathedral and the restaurants. Weekend evenings are more exciting as... More

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Manhattan Beach, CA
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136 reviews 136 reviews
43 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Many shops with a variety of goods. A good Subway shop for a snack in the middle of old town. On holidays everything is closed. You have to park outside the old town and walk the streets.

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London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I had lunch in St. Leu, the old quartier of Amiens. I was disappointed that there were only restaurants there and was hoping to do some shopping too, but unfortunately there wasn't one shop. I decided to have a Galette at the only restaurant towards the end that makes Galettes. I ate indoors as it was a cool day, but... More

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Lovely area with lots of restaurants/cafes and bars to choose from, all on the river. The views along the water were lovely with very old bridges

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Yoxall, United Kingdom
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168 reviews 168 reviews
71 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Good to stroll around on a sunny day otherwise when poor weather not much going on . Good place to take photographs and watch the world go by . Not far from the busy me of centre ville .

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London
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We had two walks round St Leu - the first one was disappointing but on the second one we went round the back way which is very quaint and pretty, and it's pleasant finding the bars and restaurants overlooking the little canal.

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Brisbane, Australia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
43 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

This part of Amiens is amazing, the buildings and cobbled lanes give you the feeling you have gone back in time, one of the better medieval villages I've seen. We were there in winter when it was cold and a bit of snow around so not sure what its like during the warmer months but i imagine it would be... More

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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69 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Lovely houses and restaurants near the river. Beautifull view of Cathedral Notre-Dame. Only 15' walk from Ibis Hotel Amiens Center.

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Suffolk
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15 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

I have witnessed this area develop over the years. It is now an animated centre of bars, cafes and restaurants with a few shops and sections of the university.Some parts look a little shabby now but the section by the water is interesting. The area by the cathedral has recently been developed and the flowers are stunning.

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

The area of St. Leu in Amiens has a great restaurant and bar life. Different types of restaurants and bars, there is plenty to choose from with a very good atmosphere. It has a very attractive location next to the river and the cathedral in the back drop.

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