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Address: Avignon, France
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Avingon's main drag

Leading from the central staion to the heart of the town, this is quite a busy road but houses the Tourist Information Centre (very helpful), some good bars and cafes, a very... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2013
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Faversham, United Kingdom
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Faversham, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed June 23, 2013

Leading from the central staion to the heart of the town, this is quite a busy road but houses the Tourist Information Centre (very helpful), some good bars and cafes, a very pretty little park with a nice cafe and the Archaeology Museum which is very small but has some nice pieces (and is entirely wheelchair accessible).

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Naples, Florida
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929 reviews
408 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 436 helpful votes
Reviewed June 17, 2013

This is the standard main business thoroughfare found in many mid and large size French cities. Cute shops, high prices, and nothing unique. If you've got time to kill, go find a museum.....

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Windsor, Canada
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142 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed May 18, 2013

Very picturesque tree lined walk in the small city of Avignon featuring many shops and restaurants and more than one rubby. Hang on to your wallet.

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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1,892 reviews
1,042 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,870 helpful votes
Reviewed April 23, 2013

This street cuts right through the center of the old district of Avignon There are some hotels, many dining options, some with outdoor seating, numerous shops and stores and the tourist office. It is popular and sometimes gets crowded Many of the streets of the old town lead into Rue de la Republque making it a convienent location Other than... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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42 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed April 6, 2013

Rue de la République is the main shopping street of Avignon, but nothing special, same shops as in other European main cities. Nice shopping in summer.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed December 14, 2012

The street is long and lined with trees, quite pretty in a way. There are plenty of shops, cafes, restaurants and a supermarket for everything you need, but also a lot of too-expensive designer shops and (as typical in France) a lot of pharmacies. There's a regular market on every weekend at the station end; at the place de l'Horloge... More 

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Washington
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118 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed December 1, 2012

Rue de le République was first named Rue Bonaparte. It was built to connect the Place de l'Horloge to the railroad station in the mid-1800s. Today it is the main North to South street in town and supports a variety of businesses including the tourism office, banks, places to eat (including MacDonald's) clothing, grocery and wine stores. It is also... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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393 reviews
163 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2012

Lots of great little cafes, many cheese shops, wine, bread, ice creams, a pretty park to sit and relax plus free wifi, a merry go round, streets are closed on Sundays and there are markets like a boot sale, with people selling all kinds of things. Loved it!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed August 27, 2012

Wine, bread, cheese... what more can you need other than one of the many street cafes to sit and relax a while in the mid day sun!

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small town
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67 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed July 22, 2012

connecting the place d'Horloge and the Train/Bus Station. there are many shops, fast food (even McDonald's) and ice cream parlors.

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