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All reviews polygone shopping centre impressive architecture nice walk en route district walkway outcome lez acquired land statues
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

Esplanade d'Eutope is a a great place for architecture lovers. History of Antigone started in1978 when the city acquired land. New district was designed by famous architect. The outcome is amazing.

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Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

Many attractions in Montpelier are closed on Monday - so we decided to walk through this area. I liked the end of the walkway that ended at the river that you could walk across.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed October 30, 2017

We wanted to see the river Lez so walked through the Polygone shopping centre and onwards down the Esplanade de Europe. It is a straight and level walk passed imposing buildings, statues, water features etc. There are lovely trees with bright autumn colours. Very impressive...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed October 22, 2017

This commences waterside with a range of restaurants, an extensive grassed area with curved apartment block, and then walkways past fountains and modern buildings up to the Antigone quarter and shopping centre. The perspective as you look through the arches demonstrates good modern development

Thank SolihullRichard
Reviewed March 3, 2017

It's nice to walk from Polygone down to the fountains on a nice evening after dinner. Lots of bistros and interseting architecture.

Reviewed February 16, 2017

Esplanade de l'Europe is a huge amphitheatre of buildings located just before the river Lez. If you are coming from Antigone, simply keep walking on the main street crossing the area, and you'll find yourself into the amphitheatre and in front of a good copy...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

This was our meeting place for the kick off to our wine tour. We got here early in case there was anything worth seeing. Wow. What a surprise. Along the banks of the river, it is a very picturesque setting with beautiful water fountains and...More

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Reviewed December 9, 2016

The whole city section and the new city center of Montpellier is a very interesting architectural creation, worthwhile visiting. The buildings, the garden that surround them are creating a special feeling.

Thank sarasagiv
Reviewed September 9, 2016

I had a couple of hours spare so I walked in am easterly direction from the Place de la Comedie. The buildings are impressive! I spent time trying to spot the bicycles stuck to the walls... The buildings are well spaced out...Plenty of greenery and...More

Thank aajc2016
Reviewed September 1, 2016

It is big, it is good place for a walk but it could be renovates at this stage. If you are already in Montpellier you should visit this.

Thank BeaBi
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