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Esplanade d'Europe

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Neighbourhood: Comédie
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Address: Montpellier, France
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Esplanade d'Europe

This area of Montpellier is a site to visit. The building are lovely. There are a good couple of restaurants around the area. One of the best sites to visit

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 October 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

This area of Montpellier is a site to visit. The building are lovely. There are a good couple of restaurants around the area. One of the best sites to visit

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St Andrews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

This is a lovely part of Montpellier and a great contrast to the old town. A few restaurants and bars. Quiet with lots of space and walks by the canal.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

This is a pedestrian area with some cafes and a few shops, it is generally quiet and peaceful and pleasant to stroll through. Some aspects of it look quite deserted and neglected and the stone finish of the buildings is starting to get grimy and in a state of disrepair. It reminded me of a lighter bigger tricorn, for those... More 

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SF, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

We fund this area to be a nice place for a stroll and get out of the traffic. The park area with the pond is very nice also.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

Although I am a fan of architecture this was disappointing, as it was poorly finished and steps were showing signs of poor workmanship . This structure is now home to locals as they are all flats. A bit boring if I'm honest

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Timisoara, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

It's a nice open space that you don't have to miss. There is also a fountain that you can see. On a sunny day it looks amazing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015

This area of the city adjacent to La Place de la Comedie and the old centre of town is a relaxing, peaceful and parklike pedestrian area with several restaurants. There is a great children's park (two, actually if you go around the pond) and many benches to rest on. You can access the old centre of the city via a... More 

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Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2015

Best promenade i've ever seen. As walking on the promenade, you pass lots of beautiful fountains and modern architecture. It ends on square of Europe, where the australian bar serves the best cocktails and piazza papa the best pizzas!

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2014

Part of this area, known simply as L'Esplanade, is a nice park with an excellent children's playground. Has a variety of play equipment and is fenced - there is also a shop serving good coffee just across from the playground. Good for some time out with the kids

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014

This is a great scenic walk, particularly if you begin at the Polygone shopping centre through Antigone, passing by leafy trees, restaurants offering everything from cheapy fast food to more upmarket fish and wine, and admiring the general hustle and bustle of the city. The Place de l'Europe (named on my map as such), or Esplanade d'Europe, is a lovely... More 

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