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Address: Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Mini Amsterdam

Picturesque setting with an abundance of shops, restaurants and trendy bars. Lots of outdoor seating and a perfect place to Sir and watch the world go by. Just make sure you watch... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Dundalk, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Picturesque setting with an abundance of shops, restaurants and trendy bars. Lots of outdoor seating and a perfect place to Sir and watch the world go by. Just make sure you watch your step...Lots of bikes whizzing by!

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful! And great that you can sit at the side of the canal, downstairs, next to it, and enjoy a drink or a meal, while looking at the boats go by. Lovely!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to spend 6 months of my life living in this absolutely beautiful city. If Amsterdam is too hectic and 'touristy' for you, then this is the perfect location. Spend a peaceful weekend walking along the beautiful canals in this vibrant city centre, full of European style bars, unique restaurants and many shops. Challenge yourself and take... More 

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22 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A small tour on the canals, joined with historical tour. We really enjoyed it, but have warm clothes with you and watch the step on and off the boat.

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Dublin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

visited during the winter and the town is magical when covered in snow - the canal area is lovely and would recommemd doing a boat tour

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The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved wandering around the canals. It was quiet and dry so could make lots of beautiful photos. Utrecht is a beautiful city, great shopping, well worth a visit!

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Tirana, Albania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most beautiful area of this historic and lovely town. Take a long walk to relax and enjoy the tranquility of this town.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is so much to see here, any time of the year, any season. The lower parts of the canal give you interesting views. There are so many old trees that give it a special atmosphere, even in winter. The old houses lining the canals are worth paying attention to. And of course there are so many quaint shops and... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most foreigners do not know, but the canals in Utrecht are more unique than the famous Amsterdam canals. True, Amsterdam has more canals, but Utrecht has canals where you can see their ancient role as traffic way for all kinds of products vividly. With a "lower street" just above water level and one high up, along which the entrances of... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is no doubt the nicest part of Utrecht, beautiful canal streets, lined with bars, restaurants and shops. In the summer it can get somewhat busy but that adds to the athmosphere as well.

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