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Bolshaia Pokrovskaia Street

Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

a typical touristic street which you find in every town, with some shops, bars, cafe`s and restaurants, we especially liked the iron goat ))) It leads exactly to the Kremlin, so we took a nice homemade lemonade in one of the Pokrovskaya coffee-shops after finishing our excursion over there.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
33 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

The mail pedestrian street, which comes to Kremlin. Besides lots of shops and different cafes (as many main streets are full of) You will be able to see different statues. Be attentive - you can find some of them not on the street - but near the windows of 2nd floor of a building or in the yard. It is... More

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Any season is great here) especially on the walking distance between the two major squares. Newly redecorated, the space offers everything to its visitors.

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Alexandria, Egypt
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Pokrovskaia is a walking street full with a lot of nice cafes and restaurant, very near to the kremlin, it has also some fashion stores, only being in this street make me feel happy, it takes around 30 minutes to get it from end to end, every time I go there I find some performers either singing or playing music,... More

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Moscow, Russia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

This is central pedestrian street in the city. There are many restaurants, bars, different monuments (postman with bicycle, photographer, russian famous actor Yevgeniy Yevstigneyev, beautiful lady looking in mirror and others) and suvenir shops. Kremlin and river Volga is very close.

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calgary
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97 reviews 97 reviews
29 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

I loved the whole museum which had such an eclectic feel. From court costumes over the centuries, to elaborate state carriages, to armour, to gifts from all the other royal houses of Europe to faberge eggs and incidentals . Any and all would be worth a kings ransom but they all are beautifully displayed and must mean so much to... More

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Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Superb street to walk around & look at the local action. Plenty of bars, outdoor eating. A MUST to have a walk around here - so incredibly beautiful!

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Sochi, Russia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

It always feel great to stroll along this paved street, especially on summer time when it is full of locals, foreigners, students, street musicians, you name it. The street is quite short; it is limited by Gorky monument from one side and Kremlin from another one. It also features tons of cafes and restaurants of every kind. You ask any... More

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Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

If you are walking along this pedestrian only street you do not know if you are in Moscow on Arbat or in Nizhny. Lot's of shops, cafes restaurant, some small art markets and people trying to entertain tourists with some artistic games or music. Very nice building along on both sides, I love just walking here up and down on... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

This street is one of "must go" in the city. Nice buildings, a lot of restaurants and bars. Teather is hightly recommended by the locals.

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