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Address: Piekarska | Świętojańska, Warsaw 99-200, Poland
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Surrounded by beautiful seventeenth- and eighteenth-century merchants'...

Surrounded by beautiful seventeenth- and eighteenth-century merchants' houses, this lively square is filled with street vendors, cafes, shops, galleries and some of Warsaw's top restaurants.

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Lovely Picturesque Square

A beautiful central square flanked by awesome, elegant buildings. It has a great vibe with a lovely mix of tourists and locals. Great bars and restaurants around. A lovely spot.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Malin Head, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited in January when the skating park was there, surrounded by mulled wine sellers. Nice lights. Unable to get near the mermaid statue. Would like to visit in the summer

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautiful central square flanked by awesome, elegant buildings. It has a great vibe with a lovely mix of tourists and locals. Great bars and restaurants around. A lovely spot.

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went on January when everything was covered in snow and an ice skating center was in the square! Around it there were little kiosks with sausages, pierogi and hot wine or chocolate! Very nice! There are many coffee shops and restaurants around to visit and some shops for traditional polish souvenirs!

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are spending even only a short time in Warsaw you must visit the part of the city to get a feel of its past.

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Ra'anana, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There is little point writing a separate review of the market square when I've already reviewed the Old Town and the square is smack in the middle of it, so the review covers it too. However, here goes: Anyone who visits the Old Town will find themselves in the square at some point, and from the way things look there... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can easily make a whole day of Royal Palace and walking back and forth through streets of Market Square and Old Town. Shops, restaurants, beautiful buildings.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

complete with ice rink the Christmas stalls were good and the local entertainers (rolling stones puppets) deserved a mention

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Ruislip
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a fantastic place during Christmas/ New year time and the love traditional market was a great addition. The whole area was very festive in the evening with plenty of activity and things to do.

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Krakow, Poland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The OLD Town market square is not eally OLD. Destroyed during WWII it was rebuilt in 1950s and 60s. Still, the buildings around the square resemble the real buildings from before WWII. A charming place, swarming with tourists and vendors. Best at night, beautifully lit and peaceful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

great spot to people watch. a ton of people on a sunny day when we visited Warsaw in October 2016. Try the piergoi

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