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Mandalay Canal

Irving, TX
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Ranked #8 of 12 Attractions in Irving
Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
Activities: Shopping
Description: An old European-style waterway with cobblestoned walkways lined with shops and restaurants.
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McKinney, Texas
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99 reviews 99 reviews
70 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

took a walk during our stay at the mandalay hotel and i was impressed how they kept it clean. excellent place for running. very quiet.

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Irving, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We frequent the brunch on Sunday's at the Mandalay and go there for birthdays. It is one of the best brunch values and tastiest in Irving. Imagine our surprise when we made reservations for Mother's Day brunch (on a Sunday of course) and the price of the buffet suddenly jumped sky high. The price for 7 adults and 3 children... More

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Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Beautiful views of Irving as you go by the canal. Beautiful homes a real nice area. Irving does a great job of keeping the Las Colinas Valley Ranch area looking beautiful.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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69 reviews 69 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

One of my fav places to walk/work out when in Irving! Awesome views, very clean and pet friendly. If you get a chance take a gondola ride.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The steps down leading to the Trevino Italian restaurant (if I said it right ?) The Music was Very Italiano...Frank Sinatra Dean Martin....fun evening with a few guests ! The Chicken and fish were excellent !

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This canal has been around for and now has more to see from developing real estate around it. Nice little boutique shops and ok food. Great for second or third date for not much money.

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Northborough, Massachusetts
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143 reviews 143 reviews
24 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Arraigned for a sunset cruise with my wife of 25 years and we had a wonderful time. The gondola ride was in formative and the dessert was delicious.

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Highland Village, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Disappointed no one was in the water using the canals. I understand there is a dragon boat festival soon.

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Bangkok
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161 reviews 161 reviews
29 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

This is a great place for a nice pre-breakfast walk or jog, especially if you are staying at the Omni Mandalay. Amazingly quiet and nicely landscaped it is a lovely break from the hustle and bustle of the city.

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Dallas, Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

The Mandalay Canal runs thru much of Los Colinas! In 1990, if you worked in one of the Los Colinas office towers, you could get married on the canal for free... I like to go back a few times a year...There are restaurants and hotels off this man made water way...23 years later, I'm still married to the same woman... More

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