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Rue Nationale

Tours, France
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Come here for shopping

There are plenty of famous stores here to spend your money: Galerie Laffayete, Zara, and many... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Deborah B
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Botucatu, SP
Shopping with wide skies above

I liked the fact that all the shopping is gathered in this wide streets with low rise buildings... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Alain A
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Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are plenty of famous stores here to spend your money: Galerie Laffayete, Zara, and many places to eat.

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I liked the fact that all the shopping is gathered in this wide streets with low rise buildings where you can shop and eat while enjoying an open sky view...

Thank Alain A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The streets are nice and wide; there are many options for food, coffee and finding whatever you are looking to buy. There are many attractions in the area including the Cathedrale St-Gatien and the Musee du Compannonnage.

Thank JeninSLC
Reviewed 17 January 2017

06 April, 2014. This is one of the main arterial streets in Tours, and leads right to the city centre. It is lined with shops: from those selling local wares, to clothing, coffee shops, small eateries, ice cream stores, and also has a tram line...More

1  Thank sumantra_travel
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I enjoyed wondering the rue nationale but on rainy days its another story. Likewise during the sales it gets incredibly busy. Path ways quite large which is good especially if youve got a pushchair.

Thank 5goosie
Reviewed 2 November 2016

A very nice shopping street to wander. Not necessarily small, local shops, but a very lively place with larger department stores and some chains. Well worth wandering up and down (especially if you get some ice cream).

Thank ElectricMayhem
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Good shopping street with all the usual chain stores, Galleries Lafayette etc. In that way, no surprises. But the street itself, is great. Flat, all tiled ( slippery when wet), sleek modern tram running down the middle, no cars, the Loire at one end. We...More

Thank busyeater
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Great shopping street - love C&A in particular as its so reasonable and not available in Ireland. Quality of clothes excellent too. Lots of other chains too like Promod, Monoprix and Cameiu. We bought so much had to buy another case coming home!😬

Thank kaz-pl
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Interesting to follow the line of the street through the city and across the Loire river. The public transport light rail systemis very frequent and is quite impressive to watch at night, when it is lit up.

Thank Diarmuidog
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Actually a great place if u get lost in Tours. Runs down the middle of old Tours. It has alot of shops and ATMS if you need to blow money.

Thank TyroneM718
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