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It's everywhere

If you are in Metz you really can't miss this. It's everywhere. All picturesque even on an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WidthAdventures
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Wiesbaden, Germany
A lovely walk

For a lovely walk through Metz, follow the canal. It is a nice walk for both day and night and the... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
GoodFood88
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Metz you really can't miss this. It's everywhere. All picturesque even on an overcast/drizzly day in November when we were here. I imagine this is quite beautiful in the summertime.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

For a lovely walk through Metz, follow the canal. It is a nice walk for both day and night and the canal is lit up in the evening, which makes it all the better.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

We walked along the canal in the late afternoon/early evening and it was quite lovely. We had beautiful views of the town.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Just one block from the cathedral. Several bridges link the old section of town to the Place de la Comédie. Nice to spend some time under the trees on a hot day.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice walk was it. Indeed peaceful,thankful sunny weather,some restaurant there. Good location,nice city view.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Just two blocks down the street from the famous cathedral you should not miss it. The view is great and romantic.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 25, 2017

If you come and see the old town and cathedrale you might not walk down the short blocks to the river, and it would be a shame. The buildings are especially pretty at night, in winter they can go monochromatic during the day.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

We enjoyed seeing the Moselle in Metz. There are several places to cross; it was nice to spend a few minutes on two of the bridges. Nice views.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Emily M
Reviewed May 30, 2017

This is a beautiful place to walk and see the swans and people out and about. There are beautiful apartments and gardens along the way, and I saw kayakers and other boaters.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Anita S
Reviewed May 22, 2017

There are bike paths along the canal that are wonderful for a sunset ride. Quiet, serene, and not too much traffic.

Date of experience: May 2017
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