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Shoemaker's Bridge (Cevljarski Most)

Pod Tranco, Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Ranked #22 of 63 attractions in Ljubljana
Type: Bridges
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Wrotham, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
40 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The Old Town is such a small area to cover and the river winds it way through it so there are a lot of bridges and the Shoemaker's - or Cobbler's - as the locals call it is just another

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Chicago,Illinois
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132 reviews 132 reviews
64 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Best visited with a guide from the "Free Walking Tour" as you will hear the story behind the reason for the construction of the bridge and the history and value to the earlier citizens.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
25 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

A nice wide bridge with one of the best view of old Ljubljana towards Preseren square. You have to come here for great photos, no matter which part of the year. In summer and just before new year you can get lucky with different artists performing on the bridge.

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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
42 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

This bridge isn't too far from the Triple Bridge and Presern Square. it is a reasonably interesting bridge historically. Worth a few minutes to wander from Preseren Square and the surrounding area is nice to look at, if you have half an hour to spare..

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La Grange, IL
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202 reviews 202 reviews
46 attraction reviews
240 helpful votes 240 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

As I sit in our rental apartment looking right at the bridge, it is not really special architecturally. The views from the bridge are excellent. Just south of it on Sunday morning is a wonderful antiques market. There are nice little bars,shops and restaurants all around.

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Verona, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Funny Sunny unuseful shoes in Ljubljana shoemaker's bridge. August the 24th 2013. Walking family... For centuries, Ljubljana was the capital of the historical region of Carniola.Now it is the cultural, educational, economic, political and administrative centre of Slovenia, independent since 1991.Its central geographic location within Slovenia.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013 via mobile

I like the more quite and chilled feel of this bridge. Always some nice street artists performing! Like most other Plecnik's work it is still classy after so many years.

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Belleville, Illinois
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85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

According to my tour guide, the shoes that have been strung up near the bridge are actually not necessarily part of the bridge theme. They just showed up one day, perhaps as a prank. I think it is really cool and adds to the uniqueness of Ljubljana. Also a great spot at night for street performances and music.

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Pilsen, Czech Republic
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10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Perfectly underlining the free and chilled spirit of the city. And also unique symbolism for shoemakers bridge. Just wondering what might symbolise butchers bridge :)

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Fethiye, Turkey
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141 reviews 141 reviews
80 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

what a nice place to see, you can see many shoes hanging .and you wonder why ,because you are on the shoemaker bridge ,nice caffes around

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