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A street that takes you back in time

This Street takes you back in time to medieval days. Cobblestone street with half Timbered houses... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Manuel B
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New York
Charming with character

This is a lovely street to meander along and soak up the culture. Quaint restaurants and shops... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2018
DZ7
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Street takes you back in time to medieval days. Cobblestone street with half Timbered houses and quaint little shops. We enjoyed walking here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Manuel B
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely street to meander along and soak up the culture. Quaint restaurants and shops. Wear comfortable shoes that work with cobblestone streets.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DZ7
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This alley features some of Rouen's famous half-timbered design buildings from the 15th century. There are some cafes and artisan shops here as well for you to explore. The facades are charming and its history is interesting. Visit this area before 10am if you want...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

We sat at a cafe across the road from here and studied the buildings. Go in the morning between 0730 and 0900 for good photographs

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mike F
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Probably the most famous street in Rouen, there are little shops and cafes plus the Hotel de la Cathedrale. Famous for the faience shops

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank RobertMBE2014
Reviewed June 25, 2017

We loved the facades and history here. If possible, get a guide for the day to enrich your experience.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 271diane
Reviewed May 26, 2017

This is a wonderful place to stroll and enjoy all of the various forms of architecture, from fairly modern to that which has withstood the test of time and war. It is also a prime shopping venue.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Rhett
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Back from D-Day landing areas on Normandy shores, we enjoyed our stopover at Rouen. Within the amazing old city the pedestrian streets are truly nice: well preserved half-timbered houses built during the Middle Ages are seen around the central market square and cathedral areas. St...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed May 1, 2017

This is such a beautiful and oooold part of town. Centuries old buildings that were made from scrap ship timbers are still standing, though crooked, leaning and uneven. The city strictly governs this old buildings as historical monuments. I believe this is what brings the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JohnEl_121
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Really gorgeous to see at night. We walked it after a delicious dinner at Les Marchers (highly recommend).

Date of experience: March 2017
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