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Place du Grand Sablon

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Address: Place du Grand Sablon | R. de Rollebeek, Brussels, Belgium
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Begin the weekend strolling the weekly antique markets on the Place du...

Begin the weekend strolling the weekly antique markets on the Place du Grand Sablon.

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Great place to be in Brussels. Just walk around here, go to the jardin du Sablon and enjoy all the little things this superb little place in Brussels has to offer. Been there many... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Limassol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best area to have a coffee. Do not miss the Marcolini chocolates and the Louboutin designer shoe store! Sablon can be reached on foot, 5-10 minutes from Louise area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to be in Brussels. Just walk around here, go to the jardin du Sablon and enjoy all the little things this superb little place in Brussels has to offer. Been there many times, always special atmosphere here! And I was born and raised in Brussels!

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Graz
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth a visit on the weekend when the antiques market is on. There are a few other places worth visiting in the area as well.

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Wassenaar, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Lovely square with many chocolate shops and international stores, with a beautiful church worth a visit. On weekends there is a antiques market where lovers of old glass and silverware can indulge!

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Réthimnon, Rethimni, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

The Sablon area is a wonderful “must” place for the visitors of Brussels. Carrying a long diverse history, this cosy place reflects interesting life of the city. The place to eat, drink and buy antiquities.

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Stavanger, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Situated in the heart of the city, this place is always busy and crowded with a lot of shops there. You can find some very good chocolates from there

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paris
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

There was an outdoor antiques market to stroll in a beautiful setting. Also there are many chocolate boutiques on the square as well as restaurants and indoor antiques shops as well. An absolute must!!!

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Athens, Attiki, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

The most prestigious square in Brussels. Surrounded by shops with style, you can find incredible antiques and taste delicious handmade chocolates!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

In The Grand Sablon you will find all the best chocolate from Belgium ... Marcolini (the top), Léonidas, Godiva, Cornée la Toison d'Or .... and Wittamer

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L.I. New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Nice area to wander around. We ate at one of the cafes, which was very tasty, and it looked out onto the plaza. It was a lovely evening.

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