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Address: Beirut, Lebanon

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Am I in Paris

The place makes you feel as if you are strolling across the narrow detours of Paris. I guess that's the reason they say Beirut as the Paris of Middle-East. The shops and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Beirut, Lebanon
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Beirut, Lebanon
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

The place makes you feel as if you are strolling across the narrow detours of Paris. I guess that's the reason they say Beirut as the Paris of Middle-East. The shops and restaurants buzzing in these narrow alleyways are a sight to watch for. Lively place to be in the night.

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Casablanca, Morocco
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

It is a nice place but sadly very empty. There is a nice small tour with a clock on it. It is situated in the very centre of downtown.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

when you feel like walking in the heart of Beirut, having a nice meal and meeting friends you think about Place de l'Etoile.. it carries so many memories of Old Beirut.

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Padua, Italy
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405 attraction reviews
588 helpful votes 588 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

If you visit the St George cathedral you will be in this square . Its a pleasant place , quiet and good for a stroll . Some people have noted its not as vibrant as it was and thats true , then again I like it in its tranquility.

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Newcastle, Australia
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126 reviews 126 reviews
73 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I suppose once the political situation is better people will return to the area. At present it is quite deserted with only two cafes open. Such a pity as could be quite lovely to sit and people watch.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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99 attraction reviews
364 helpful votes 364 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

In the last few years, this square became less vital as before.. But it still has its own charm.. Shops & restaurants are available in the area.. I like it the most when pigeons walks on floor between people.. It's simply amazing

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Cairo, Egypt
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79 reviews 79 reviews
47 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

A nice, clean square with some cafes to sit in and enjoy the place. Overall it's clean and cozy with the clock in the middle of the square.

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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Beautifully designed but sadly heartless and soulless place. It is nice to get away from all the noise and the cars but unless you have young children who want to chase pigeons, there are only overpriced restaurants in this area.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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65 reviews 65 reviews
36 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

a nice place to visit, a charming walk in the renovated streets, mixed with the roman and various ruins. This place used to be extermly vibrant with its restaurants and shops, witch practically all closed due to the political and economic crisis. still a very nice pedestrian walk to enjoy, but the vide has moved to 2 mins away, either... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Its an utter disappointment, the restaurants closed, you have to go through checkpoints to get there, the rents are out of the world. The only bright side about this square is the st. Georges Greek Orthodox Cathedral which is worth a visit during pray time.

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