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Address: Graz, Austria

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Magnificent Main Square Of the Graz

The Hauptplatz of Graz,cradled among magnificent buildings crowned by the town hall of Graz, Its an impressive backdrop for the city's colorful bustle and focal point for the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Rashmi B
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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Attractive old square with lots of shops, restaurants/cafes, food carts/stalls, interesting architecture and lots of trams.

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Barnsley
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I saw this and thought it would be really scenic ang full of authentic, traditional market stalls. The buildings all around are lovely but the stalls are not market stalls but food joints. Basically takeaway huts. I still enjoyed walking through, but changing the huts to traditional market stalls world be much better.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hauptplatz of Graz,cradled among magnificent buildings crowned by the town hall of Graz, Its an impressive backdrop for the city's colorful bustle and focal point for the visitors. From here you can reach all the attractions of Graz.You have plenty of food stalls with hot franks,dairy products,ice-creams,pumpkin seed oils and shopping malls market stalls gifts shops.The architectures of the... More 

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Graz, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hauptplatz - main square with the Rathaus - town hall, gorgeous fountain and widely choice of Würstchenstands.

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Bateau Bay, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sadly we arrived on a sunday to have two nights to break up train trip between Ljubljana and Budapest. Everything closed. No one around. Was actually quite sad!! Thank goodness one shop was open to get some lunch. Almost got hit with Tumble weed as it rolled through the main square. I am sure it is a thriving and exciting... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Just returned from Graz. The Hauptplatz was a great place to eat (Sausage Stand 3 is the best), people watch, explore the side streets with shops, restaurants, and overall a great place to relax and people watch.

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Graz, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The small nice square surrounded by beautiful buildings is completely ruined by terribly ugly permanent stands selling sausages. In the evening is obviously always empty since the stands are closed (turning into white plastic cubes) and there is nothing to do.

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

If you are out and about in Graz you will eventually find your way here. Extremely interesting buildings all around, lots of fast food and trams coming and going. Nothing unique about it but if you are in the city you must see experience it.

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Calgary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

We visited Graz in April. This is a beautiful centrally located square with many beautifully restored historical building, restaurants and shops. Clean and very picturesque, with local food stalls. Highly recommend.

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Arezzo, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Nice view coming from the main station with the tram. From the other side it is possible to have also a view of the clock tower.

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