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Latran houses

Address: Latran 56, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
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Melbourne, Australia
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1,479 reviews 1,479 reviews
1,292 attraction reviews
700 helpful votes 700 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

As you walk around Cesky Krumlov, on Latran and many of the other streets, take time to look up. There are amazing frescos painting on almost every building. Many have what look like envelopes marking out the brickwork. Our guide said that this is a technique called sgraffito, which is meant to add a three dimensional effect to the walls.... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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86 attraction reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Lateran street, with its medieval houses, many shops, coffee cafés, ice cream shops, and more, is worth a visit. If you go earlier in the day it is much less crowded. In the summer, there is a cart on the street that sells the best mojitos. Also keep a look out for the crepe restaurant where you can get sweet... More

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Launceston, Australia
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341 reviews 341 reviews
216 attraction reviews
564 helpful votes 564 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This cobbled street runs from the entry portal into the old town, passed the castle through to the old town centre. It is lined with quaint shops and restaurants in particular the high quality chocolate shop. It had a giant chocolate bear in the window and the smell lured us in for purchases. A nice street to amble and take... More

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Cold Lake
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75 reviews 75 reviews
43 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Many well-preserved houses with array of shops. There are traditional toy stores,chocolate stores and many jewellery stores. And of course lovely coffee shops,many with seating areas next to Vltava river. enjoy your cup of coffee while watching people rafting,paddling...

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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80 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

One of the best streets of Cesky Krumlov - well, the whole town is just great, but this street is definitely one of the best ones!

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Lokavec, Slovenia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

These houses are massing on little place under the castle, they're beautiful and picturesque. In most of them there are little shops with all sorts of things - from candles to vinyls, from amber and jewelery to minerals...

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