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Rue Ste Catherine

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Neighborhood: Rue Sainte-Catherine
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Address: Bordeaux, France
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Great shopping district

This area is a small replica of Paris. By that I mean, shopping Makkah. If you try to speak in French and than converse in English it will take you a long way to getting good... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
YEGA M
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This area is a small replica of Paris. By that I mean, shopping Makkah. If you try to speak in French and than converse in English it will take you a long way to getting good advice on sale items. Galleries Lafayette is a highlight, mango and a few chocolate stores along the way. Try to quench your thirst after... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You could be anywhere in this street. I had ok the major shops found throughout Europe. Nice to have but nothing really unique:

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1.4 km of shopaholic heaven starting from Victoire station to the Grand Theatre end, with the shops getting progressively more expensive and higher end as you walk towards Grand Theatre. A great mix of local homebrands to world renowned names. There are also a number of food stores and fast food restaurants along the way for refreshments and lunch. Great... More 

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Thank Tomme T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Typical street full of all type of shops with different products of many brands. I was there on Christmas and everybody was shopping here

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Kildare, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pretty awful unless you are in Bordeaux for mediocre souvenirs and low end tat! I hated it and got off it asap.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another lovely walk down a shopping mall laid out in the open. Great fun and a real Mix from the very expensive to the downright ordinary. Fun

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

More shops on this street than any other in Europe. It is long and straight with interesting things to see in the side streets.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

If you like shopping you will be in heaven and it seems most of Bordeaux loves shopping too. On Saturday it was an amazing scene as most of the city's people were on the shopping strip. All of "the names" are represented and others as well to provide a variety of offers. Don't stick to Rue Ste Catherine as there... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

St.Catherine street full of shops and full of people at the weekend.most of the shops offer discounted price to get more sales.small food outlet selling small French bread filled with different filling full of people.one end of the st.Catherine street has a historical city gate and two turtles made with copper or brass.other end has national opera museum.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

This pedestrian Street is a main shopping street with rather affordable shops and food outlets, very animated and pleasant to walk. It has a slight slope offering a beautiful view. Some perpendicular streets are good extentions to roam in.

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