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Address: Lille, France

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If there is a place you must pass in Lille is this street. The ambiance is amazing, the light, the people going around. Super to have a taste of the life in Lille.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Toulouse, France
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Toulouse, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If there is a place you must pass in Lille is this street. The ambiance is amazing, the light, the people going around. Super to have a taste of the life in Lille.

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Thank Lilas V
Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

I'm not sure how one goes about reviewing a street, but here goes: I had read about Rue de Bethune before visiting Lille, but happened upon it by accident (it's hard to miss). The street was much more crowded than any other in Lille at the time, but not to the point of unpleasantness. There were a plethora of shops,... More 

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Thank arianar927
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Great new part of Lille city where you can clothes and shoe shop until you drop, if that's you're thing. Some great little waffle shops and delicious ice cream.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Very busy streets that concentrates all the good shopping in one spot. It's worth taking a stroll and going inside the boutiques. While you are at it, grab a waffle, or some croissants from any of the vendors. The street smells like an open air bakery most of the day. It gets very crowded on Saturdays though.

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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

I walked along this street many times, sharing smiles and kisses. Sometimes it smells of croissants, other times of Armani perfumes or of morning fresh air. I recommend it on a sunny day in March when it's not so crowded.

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Thank Sophia S
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Lovely little shopping district, great to walk down and a great choice of shops. Great restaurants too.

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Walking round the centre of Lille there are lots of nice roads to walk down. Rue de Bethune is one of them and will lead you from the centre of town to the Musee de Beaux Arts. There are nice shops, a cinema and places to eat. Well worth checking out.

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

This is the main pedestrianised shopping area in the modern part of the city. All the best shops are here and there are nice shopping arcades (if the weather is not so good), H&M, C&A, Galeries Lafayette, Zara etc, as well as many excellent speciality shops. What is nicer than to sit and have coffee in-between bouts of shopping, followed... More 

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Rushden, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Lille has a big contrast between the old and new parts and this street is very modern lots of shops to check out. Like most of France it is very expensive and branded shops only, worth checking out a store called Cool Cats for some really nice clothing sales

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Thank Chris B
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Was bustling with people when we went. You find most of the shops on the high street here. Very vibrant and stark contrast to the old city. Definitely worth the visit

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