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Cărturești Carusel

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Cărturești Carusel

390 Reviews
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Vulcanizare Oltenita wrote a review Aug 2020
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I really love this bookstore.has free entry,has elevator.its located in the old town very easy to acces it People please,try to read more books
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Date of experience: August 2020
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KatrinaMolini wrote a review Jun 2020
Corciano, Italy7,044 contributions6,247 helpful votes
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This bookstore is located in the old town of Bucharest. It has quite a big front so you will recognize it immediately. The building is beautiful and the interior is incredible! It has several levels and makes an interesting and pleasant stroll and, no doubt, spectacular photos! Foreign language sections were too small so we didn’t buy anything but we definitely enjoyed looking around. There is a cafe inside on the top floor and many other items for sale except books.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Ulrik G wrote a review Feb 2020
Copenhagen, Denmark22 contributions1 helpful vote
This is how books should be treated. Feels like a cathedral of booklove. Great selections, quirky stuff and just a sigh of words, letters, books
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Susanne H wrote a review Feb 2020
409 contributions99 helpful votes
A Must See for all Book Fans in Bukarest. The inside of the Bookstore Looks really nice and You will find a smal Coffee Shop on the top of the Store.
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Jazzumbo wrote a review Feb 2020
Brasov, Romania1,198 contributions1,002 helpful votes
The most famous bookstore in Bucharest is hosted by a renovated Art Nouveau building, dating back since 1903. The interior seems to be loved by Instagrammers. There's a huge selection of books, vinyl's, movies, music, wines, teas, gifts and souvenirs to choose from. Just like almost everything in the Old City Center, the books are overpriced, as some of them could be found online or could be purchased from other bookstores around the city for 20-30% less. Some other books and vinyl’s are difficult to be found elsewhere. However, here you can buy some really rare jazz albums. As of the wines, many of them are cheaper at the airport. Anyway, if you need to buy a decent bottle of wine for someone's birthday, Carturesti Carusel is a safe bet.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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