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Barely surviving history

A good guide book or tour guide is advised as the place is full of history, anecdotes and charm and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
forpix
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Tallinn, Estonia
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Nothing special

I dont think the trade row itself has anything special. Had lunch there and it was good. There is a... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2017
Trang L
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Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trade rows are two sets of circular buildings with a covered walkway around each building on the outer side. Both walkways are lined with some small shops/cafes. The western building contains a daily fresh product market. The eastern building is less lively but does...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good guide book or tour guide is advised as the place is full of history, anecdotes and charm and a pair of proper shoes too in you don't want to break a leg surprisingly at a gate facing the main street just across the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

I dont think the trade row itself has anything special. Had lunch there and it was good. There is a small white church inside.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed November 2, 2016

i don't like modern mall, this is more humanist and have soul when you visit this area you can feel old russian time

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed March 19, 2016

The locals are proud of this structure, although nothing special about them. This is, almost any Russian city. In addition, the state of this building is very, very dire. Do not spend more than 5 minutes here.

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed December 26, 2015

Many interesting shops - shoes, clothing, housewares, antiques. Don't miss the cheese shop with locally produced cheeses and other items. However, we could not find a good cafe in this shopping area.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed August 31, 2015

There are a lot of interesting shops, including antic ones. But the main attraction is of course a agricultural market: a lot of vegetables and fruits (of corse there are a lot of meat and milk products, but it is not interesting for a ordinary...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 24, 2015

The complex of shopping malls in the center of Kostroma unique. In Russia, there are few cities where there are similar buildings. The mall has more than 200 years. Architect them was an outstanding Russian architect Stepan Vorotilov. Series built specifically to trade various goods....More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed March 10, 2015

The trade rows are a good place to go for souvenirs, or for fresh fruits, vegetables, and snacks. A nice place to wander and learn about Kostroma's history.

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed November 11, 2014

One of the things I would highly suggest seeing while in Kostroma. These trade columns have lots of shops and their design is intriguing. I haven't seen any other marketplace looking like this. Many arches create perfect photo opportunities.

Date of experience: March 2014
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