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Address: City near the Schelde river, Antwerp, Belgium
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Plebeian Groen plaats against aristocratic Grote markt.

Plebeian Groen plaats is near aristocratic Grote markt. Despite the posh Hilton hotel here is less tourists and more life than on the Grote Markt. The square is located on the... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
VadimM67
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Murmansk, Russia
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Overijse, Belgium
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41 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a little bit tired of walking in Antwerp, you can take a break and drink something on a 'terrase' situated at 'Groenplaats'. It is crowded, but pleasant to stop and see all those people walking while you enjoy a drink.

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Murmansk, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 427 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Plebeian Groen plaats is near aristocratic Grote markt. Despite the posh Hilton hotel here is less tourists and more life than on the Grote Markt. The square is located on the territory of the former cemetery, sometimes called old-timers of the city - a "Green cemetery." In winter there is a Christmas fair, and regardless of the time of year... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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583 reviews
350 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Good tram stop both underground and overground for the historic centre. Big square dominated by the Reubens statue. Good views of the cathedral.

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Antwerpen
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

.Nice view of the Cathedral and the Statue of Rubens. Resting and sitting in the Sun. Near the Shopping center. Your review must be at least 100 characters long. Adding details really helps travelers

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Thank ANDRE A
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41 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Lots of places to eat here. During Christmas, there's a Christmas Market that stretches to the river. It's also a bus hub, so you can get to anywhere from here and vice versa.

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Malaga, Spain
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488 reviews
215 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This large old could be really nice but is dominated by buses and the taxi ranks. Bordered by shops and departmental stores this is a real shopping hub.

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Thank perle369
Belgium
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37 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The Groenplaats is a square next to the Cathedral of Our Lady. It used to be a cemetary, and now has an underground car park, next to the Antwerp Hilton...

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

What a beautiful place this is. At Christmas and in the Summer the lights are great. Very tastefully done. Often something going on there

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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436 reviews
282 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Very busy square in the middle of the city. But looks interesting with many cafes and restaurants around. There are number of boutique shop too.

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Herselt, Belgium
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76 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

It's just the center place were busses and trams stop. You have a lot of café's and the hilton hotel. Close to everything, but there are nicer places to visit for a drink!

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