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Avenue Jean Medecin

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Address: Avenue Jean Medecin, 06000 Nice, France
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This popular street is known for its excellent shopping opportunities and...

This popular street is known for its excellent shopping opportunities and its outdoor cafés.

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Very large square filled with shops and restaurants

Checked out in May 2912 while in Nice for the day after walking down the promenade. Looked at a few menus, patisserie, and club Monaco here. The floor of the square is black and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
mariedesjardins
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Prince George, Canada
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Prince George, Canada
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548 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Checked out in May 2912 while in Nice for the day after walking down the promenade. Looked at a few menus, patisserie, and club Monaco here. The floor of the square is black and white tiles. Reminded me of Alice in wonderland. Very nice to walk in this area on a sunny day. Didn't spend lots of time here, but... More 

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east coast
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Bisected by the main trolley line and served by numerous busses this monumental square is as downtown as you can get. Even into the evening when it is lit by glowing sculptures throngs of people are coming or going to the adjacent sites A few blocks to the west, the legendary riviera hotels. To the north, the main shopping street,... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

Gallerise Lafayette is on one side, and the old town on the other. There are parks coming off it and a central tram stop. A super place to shop, walk, sit or eat. Caters to all budgets. Bright and light during the day and lit by interesting modern statues at night!

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Syracuse
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

I enjoyed walking around and shopping here, there's a good variety of restaurants and shops to check out.

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Krakow, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

It's a fairly nice street for walking and shopping, mostly without car traffic, but trams and lots of bikes around. Bit dirty after busy day.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

It was easy to walk along with young children. Plenty of shops just as you would expect in a city centre. It was pretty basic.

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Great shopping street, the tram also runs throught the middle of this street, stayed in the Best Western Alba Hotel on this street, good location for the Nice train station also

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Saint-Raphael, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

This is a traffic-free wide main shopping street with mainly designer and big-name shops, cafes and some Restaurants, as well as Churches. It offers a big multi-storey shopping centre also. About 1/3 are open on Sundays only. The public service trams operate in this street but no other general traffic. This is a very attractive main street.

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Burbank, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

This is the main street where the tram goes up and down and have lots of shopping stores. The Monoprix supermarket, McDonalds, cafe and restaurants are all in this area. I used this street as the main focal point to find where I was in retrospect to places I needed to walk. From Place Messena and up to Ave Jean... More 

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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Nice selection of shops. Pedestrianised but beware of the regular trams when crossing the road. Place Massensa , with its statues and fountains are well worth a visit, this leads towards the old town

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