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Pleasant small park

Many of the squares and public spaces are notable for their art, architecture or cultural interest... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Paul R
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
Pourquoi pas?

You should in any way have seen it. Bordeaux is such a nice city. M Jupe has done well (even using... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Antal v
via mobile
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good42%
  • Average35%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
19 Jun 2017
“Pleasant small park”
30 Apr 2017
“Pourquoi pas? ”
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Bordeaux, France
Rue Sainte-Catherine
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Many of the squares and public spaces are notable for their art, architecture or cultural interest. Not so Place Gambetta, which is simply a pleasant patch of greenery in the heart of town. I wouldn't recommend it as a site, necessarily, but a shady interlude...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

You should in any way have seen it. Bordeaux is such a nice city. M Jupe has done well (even using the EU subsidies for that). One should be proud seeing the result. Well done M Jupe

Thank Antal v
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Decent sized park right near some tony hotels and an upscale shopping street. The place is bustling with traffic and public transportation. Little spot of greenery in the midst of urbanity.

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Do not expect that you could park your car in the center of Bordeaux. It took me around 40 minutes to find a parking place. I recommend you to go to the city center by tram. On top of that do not expect you find...More

Thank T0urist7
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

This is not the nicest square in Bordeaux. Far from it. But it has a nice little park to relax in as we did on a Sunny day. Beautiful arch leading down to the historic quarter

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 16 May 2016

The fonctionnaire who organized the expensive signage around the construction zone that is currently Place Gambetta, forgot about The Terror and The Guillotin! They forgot about Jean-Baptiste Lacombe, Claude-Alexandre Ysabeau, Jean-Lambert Tallien and the Comité de Salut Public. Then there was poor Jean-Cipryen Lassabathie, the...More

Thank IanRR255060
Reviewed 19 December 2015

This is a nice park for have a walk and sit and take a break after you have visit st michel cathedral. You can arrive by walking or tram.

1  Thank erolbenezra
Reviewed 21 October 2015

A little park in the middle of the traffic. And it's used, too. Nice to see people with a picnic lunch or just sitting and contemplating the busy scene. Not much to see....just a few stores, a cafe or two. It feels like a hub,...More

Thank busyeater
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Now an "English garden," with serpentine paths and a pink theme in June, this square was part of the Marquis de Tourny's urban renewal plan in 1770, just in time to become the city's guillotine site during the Reign of Terror. Later renamed for politician...More

1  Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 13 June 2015

This is a square where a lot of bus has got there final station. The surrounding buildings are almost the same, vey nice. Some of the main streets lead to this always busy square. In the middle there is a little park.

Thank 545medva
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