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Placa Thoroughfare (Stradun)

Old Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Dubrovnik Old Town Walking Tour
90%
Ranked #9 of 60 Attractions in Dubrovnik
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks
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Irvine, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

It was fun walking this famous street, however, the smaller side streets were even more interesting. We found many shops to buy delightful gifts. We found a steep side street that we walked and found and ate at a very typical restaurant (black squid resotto).

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Studley, England, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I could never tire of walking this street with its magnificent architecture and its incredible atmosphere. For a relatively uncrowded stroll visit early in the morning before the buses from the cruise ships arrive but the street becomes even more magical after dark, the street lamps reflect from the polished floor and swallows fly up and down between the buildings.... More

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is the heart of the old town. It's a long plaza, surrounded by shops, churches, etc. It's not really an attraction of its own, but you can't help but go through it, since "all roads lead to the Placa".

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Must do ...full of shops filled with knick knacks and nice eateries .food in croatia as a whole for the meat lovers is delightfull

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59 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This is a charming street, with lots of shops and places to eat. There are a couple of really good ice cream shops, but the restaurants tend to be a block back on both sides, and there is plenty of choice. There is always something happening; we saw live music in front of St Blaise Church at the end several... More

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Lincolnshire, Illinois
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113 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The Placa is a nice street that is pleasant in the early morning and then evening and after. During the day it is very crowded and might best be avoided--which is easy to do as the side streets to the west are usually not crowded even at mid-day. The street runs from near the Old Harbor to the Pile Gate.... More

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Lombard, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

If you want to stroll without being encumbered by tour groups or distracted tourists, come first thing in the morning. All of the stores open by 10AM but some open at 9AM (Konzum - mini mart opens earlier) so there is less reason for people to come early. In the morning, the air is still fresh, the light peeks through... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

although this place is full of cafes and restaurants and shops, there are some wonderful churches and history there as well

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Alton, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Beautiful thoroughfare, so clean, amazing to realise it had been through so much just a few years ago - bombed etc - see the Memorial Room, very moving.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Im not sure if it is the most beautiful street in the world but still it really is lovely. It is a wide thoroughfare with many narrow streets going off. These are full of little cafes, very welcoming and atmospheric. In the main thoroughfare the shops are full of souvenirs and dare I say it - tat! There are a... More

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