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Preseren Square

Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Ranked #2 of 63 Attractions in Ljubljana
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Lisbon, Portugal
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

In this square everything can happen! It is amazing !lots of people walking around, with music and lovely views.

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Akureyri, Iceland
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32 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

A very nice square you can hang out at, some restaurants and the Triple-Bridge close. There are also some very nice buildings in the area that are nice to look at.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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298 reviews 298 reviews
163 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

A charming area next to the Triple Bridge with beautiful buildings. You can also get a great photo of the castle here. Sometimes there are street performers and event which add to the atmosphere.

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Marsascala, Malta
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47 reviews 47 reviews
34 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This is the main square within Ljubljana; whilst small, it is teeming with impressive and colourful architecture. There are often quite a few activities going on - unfortunately on our first day there was some sort of sports event thus barriers were erected in some places; the place takes on a different shade in the evening - it is much... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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326 attraction reviews
363 helpful votes 363 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Although it is on the other side of the river, this feels like already like the start of Old town; it is linked to it by the famous triple bridge. The star of the plaza (or most photogenic piece) is the huge salmon pink Franciscan Church but some other nice buildings are there: the Palace Urbanc and the Hauptman house... More

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Ajijic, Mexico
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154 reviews 154 reviews
67 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

In the middle of Ljubljana on the river. Street musicians and wonderful old buildings and many designed by native son Plecnic.Wonderful statue of Slovenia's favorite poet.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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472 reviews 472 reviews
297 attraction reviews
267 helpful votes 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Prešeren Square is the central square in Ljubljana.At the eastern side of the square, there is a bronze statue of the Slovene national poet France Prešeren, designed by Ivan Zajec.The square was renovated in 2007 and is part of the old town's pedestrian zone and a major meeting point, where festivals, Ljubljana carnival, concerts, sports, political, and protest events take... More

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Komorow, Poland
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13 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Busy square with plenty of landmarks around, like the triple bridge. Nice restaurants and shops around. Musicians hanging around, like the one who encourages you to grab an instrument and play along. Great ambiance.

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Padua, Italy
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118 attraction reviews
224 helpful votes 224 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Very lively square with musicians playing all the time , good cafes and a place to people watch . The backdrop is the red church many streets lead off this square .

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Malta
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Lovely, always full of activity and musicians play in the evening giving a nice atmosphere. Various restaurants and cafes close by and next to the river.

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