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Central Square

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Address: Vladivostok, Russia

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There was a performance going on, so it looked great

Donkeys that are painted so you can take pictures with them. Not crowded in the daytime but at night for a show, packed.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Seoul, South Korea
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Seoul, South Korea
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Donkeys that are painted so you can take pictures with them. Not crowded in the daytime but at night for a show, packed.

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Osaka, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I passed through the square many times just because first of all, it was a nice place to get away from climbing the hills :) However, the square is the heart of the city with the impressively larger monument of past fighters of the Soviet power . Along with the backdrop of Russian architecture, the bridge, the old Soviet supermarket..,... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

this place is the heart of the city! It has locals visiting the war memorial, couples spending time together, kids playing, birds chirping....its a place everyone visits and everyone loves!

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Munford, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I passed by Central Square on my walking/bus ride tour of the city. It was very interesting. I enjoy learning about other cultures and their history.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

This park is within easy walking distance of the port and other main attractions in Vladivostok. Its worth a short visit to see the huge bronze statues and monument to fighters for soviet power in the far east. Its interesting from a historical point of view to see what was a soviet propaganda piece in days gone by. Today people... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

As a square, central square is nothing special. Some of the buildings are beautiful, but you will not choose coming to Vladivostok just to see this square. In it you have the memorial to the soviet fighters, the monument to the city as "city of military glory", the Vladivostok GUM is visible in one corner, another modern building on the... More 

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Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

This square is not much to speak of on a regular day. If you can time your trip with something happening here though, be sure to visit the Square! I happened to be here on Defenders' Day when the military were celebrating in the square. There were exhibits of Russian tanks but, more interestingly, were the demonstrations/ shows. I saw... More 

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Vladivostok, Primor'ye, Russia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

There is no historical value at the monument, the Communists have taken down a beautiful park that was when we in this place, and put this building from time to time "to lay the heroic deed," there were Soviet parades, shows, exhibitions, competitions, the "heroes" of the Soviet epic - partisans - or rather, a gang who arranged: the expropriation,... More 

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Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 623 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2011

It is not a pretty square lined with trees or park benches to while away some quiet time in the shade. Flanked by busy roads and broken concrete surrounding some parts it has a strategic place in the heart of this bustling city.There are a few delightful renovated and painted historical buildings across the road from the square. The huge... More 

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