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“Great place spend some time” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Old Town

Old Town
, Alexandria, VA 22314
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Ranked #1 of 66 things to do in Alexandria
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Activities: Group tours/walking tour
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Owner description: Quaint old seaport section of Alexandria on the National Register of Historic Places.
Sarasota, Florida
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146 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Great place spend some time”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Quaint streets in this neat little town. Great shops & restaurants. You can even pick up tours down the Potomac River. We went there for the two days we were in town. Took two friends and they loved it!

Visited June 2013
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State College, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“We keep going back...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Have been to Old Town a few times in the past few years. Always a ton of things to do. There are plenty of restaurants, coffee shops, small retail shops up and down King Street. Always great to walk down by the water near The Torpedo Factory. The factory is a great place to walk around in. Check out some of the art. Very nice artwork up there. Also, go down to one of the piers, on one of the bulkheads, there is a 5 foot diameter Osprey nest with a Mother and 3 or 4 babies. Neat to watch them.

Visited June 2013
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El Paso, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Interesting if you like history”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

The historic aspect was interesting to me. You can take a walking tour or just stroll and see what you encounter. I was not impressed with the restaurants because I like small Mom&Pop places. You find that here but there are some good, somewhat pricey places.

Visited March 2013
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Dixon, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Good shopping and nice restaurants.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Pleasant strolling brick streets. Because it was very warm, we appreciated the ice cream shops a couple of times.

Visited May 2013
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Atlanta, Georgia
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“Good place to hangout”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

The lake side view was good and night life was awesome. The free bus trip across king street gives us idea of how nice the street is.

Visited June 2013
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