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Address: Beirut, Lebanon

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A place to get a rest

I like this place, because it's quiet and perfect for a little walk and some coffee. I found it a little strange, that there are so less people around. The whole area is for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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Hamburg, Germany
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Stumbled upon this by "accident " as I explored the French Influenced area of shops near all the new Malls / Souq… Its has a series of beautiful streets and walkways radiating front eh clock tower and the near by historical church and blue mosque add to the impact…. it also close to the Roman baths so you can do... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We spent some hours on a Sunday afternoon - with families, kids running around and this so beautiful place sorrunding building very different still all making a whole. No traffic - so just quite. We kept on snapping pictures, but it was the ambience that was the thing!!

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Hamburg, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I like this place, because it's quiet and perfect for a little walk and some coffee. I found it a little strange, that there are so less people around. The whole area is for pedestrians only and a save place for little kids, bringing their bikes, skaters or just to let them running around.

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Cairo, Egypt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Downtown Beirut centred around Place de l'Etoile has been completely rebuild after 1990. They also did a beautiful job at doing so as this area will really give you a feel of what Beirut has looked like during its heydays. But the downtown area and Place de l'Etoile lacks in charm and people. The place feels like a ghost town.... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Due to the presence of Parliament all roads are closed for cars to reach the place de l'etoile. Nice walk, some nice restaurants all around.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

it's quite and nice with good restaurant at normal days (except weekends), good to have nice dinner with Nergila, anyway it give the impression of Europe more than eastern country.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Nicely refurbished area, with no tourists at all which is pity because the area deserves to be visited.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

An interesting pedestrian part of Beirut in the downtown area. You can pass by as you visit other landmarks around.

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

A chic extensive square with a French feel home to a number of pricey cafes, restaurants and shops. A place for outings and dining with nearby sopping stores and mosques and churches.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Beirut is a busy town with a lot of traffic, therefore the Place de l´Etolle with its pedestrian streets is a welcomed break. Here you can sit on a café overlooking the square without hearing the honking of car horns all that clear. If you have children you could even allow them to walk a bit on there own! Close... More 

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Address: Beirut, Lebanon
Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut

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