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Place Parlement

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Neighbourhood: Rue Sainte-Catherine
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Address: Bordeaux, France
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A pretty town square lined with shops and outdoor cafes.

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perfect ambiance for lunch or coffee and enjoy the sun

we enjoyed the first spring sun and appreciated the atmosphere on the square. Feels like holiday. Just a few steps away from the riverside and Place de la Bourse

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Filip V
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Zwevegem, Belgium
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Montana Rose
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant enough square in the old part of Bordeaux with lots of restaurants around. There is an attractive fountain in the center, but with all the other attractions in Bordeaux, this place is just not that special.

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Zwevegem, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we enjoyed the first spring sun and appreciated the atmosphere on the square. Feels like holiday. Just a few steps away from the riverside and Place de la Bourse

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Thank Filip V
New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

A great square to hang out at - both during the day as well as at night. With amazing architecture all around, dotted with cafés, a fountain in the middle and quaint pathways leading to other monuments and sights.

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Bordeaux is one of those cities with charm around each corner. This square in the pedestrian area is beautiful with many restaurants and a fountain in the middle.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Nice square surrounded by amazing buildings. Very good choice if you want to feel the local atmosphere and to enjoy a coffee or drink or to taste local sweets or food.

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Braselton, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Nothing much there is a history of the buildings but without a guide to explain it all it is just a plaza with buildings. go across the blvd. to the reflecting pool

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Bordeaux, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Very nice square with several cafe's lining the outer walls. Next to the Hotel de Ville and St. Andre Cathedral. In the winter a temporary ice skate rink is set up for everyone to use. Other temp displays throughout the year.

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Olivet, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I loved this place. A lot of restaurants around it. Very animated. What a delight to have a drink at one of the numerous bars. There is always something going on at this place. The place is located in the old city centre. Just be careful on which restaurant you choose. A few are tourist traps.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

My wife and I did a lot of walking around Bordeaux during a recent business trip. This was a nice plaza. Didn't eat at any of the restaruants there but checked them all out.

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Great square in the middle of bordeaux with great places to eat all around it , nice arquitecture all around and nice atmosphere

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