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“A wonderful stately area.” 5 of 5 stars
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Place Massena
Place Massena, 06000 Nice, France (Centre)
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Ranked #6 of 189 things to do in Nice
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Owner description: A picturesque city square in Nice's historic quarter.
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“A wonderful stately area.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is a fabulous place, bordered by stately buildings. Well lit by night. This is a great place to look at, and take part, in the passing parade, entirely free from traffic. There are amazing statues on high pedestals - also lit. On the night we were there, there were buskers and street performers - a really festive atmosphere. Must see.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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“Great variety and choice”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This area is great for shopping and choice of places to eat from informal cafes/bars to more formal restaurants.

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“Glorious”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Do not miss to visit Place Massena when your are visiting Nice.
Few steps from Promenade des Anglais and Old town.

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Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
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“Big and colorful”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Very very big place. All sorts of people from all over the world enjoying their visit to this lovely place. Full of liberty.

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“Great place for kids”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Went there with my wife and daughter (18 months) she loved the unpredictable water fountains a small oasis in the centre

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