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Address: Avignon, France
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Avignon's main street

Nothing special but you can't really avoid it. Oneils isn't bad for a bit to eat and the tourist office is accross the road. The park is nice. Further up are maccas, FNAC and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Avignon, France
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Avignon, France
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23 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing special but you can't really avoid it. Oneils isn't bad for a bit to eat and the tourist office is accross the road. The park is nice. Further up are maccas, FNAC and the town hall on the way to Palais des Papes

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Thank AustralianInAvignon
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a good land mark but not good for eating, drinking or shopping. Seek out the side streets as there is nothing out of the ordinary here. It is quite disappointing and has been given over to commercialism. The worst gelato I have ever had. It was icy, expensive and lacked real ingredients. This area is touristy and lacks... More 

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Thank Sven M
San Diego, California
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52 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

While living in Centre Ville I walked Rue de la Republique daily. Plenty of ATMs to keep your wallet full, plenty of restaurants to keep your tummy full, and plenty of stores to shop so that you need to start all over again!

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Thank Penny C
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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346 reviews
236 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The street itself is not a tourist attraction, but if you need to restock your fridge (for your rented place), buy some clothes, eat something cheap and fast, this is your street. There's a big supermarket, a McDonald's, some bars, a Crêpe place, and clothing stores like H&M and Zara.

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Thank Andre A
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is the main street of Avignon. It's inside the walls, and lots of attractions and interesting architecture can be found by veering off onto a side street. All types of stores to go into, restaurants, etc. It's a very active place, and you can go from one end (post office, train station), to the Place de l'Horloge at the... More 

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Thank Susan M
Springfield
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87 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Stroll down the Rue de la Republic and enjoy the shops and the people gazing. It is the center of the Old City town.

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Thank Kerry B
Bucharest, Romania
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24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Perfect place for a stroll in the evening. Restaurants focused on tourists ( if you look for pizza, hamburgers and so on, this is the place)

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Newton, Massachusetts
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329 reviews
186 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Walk this main drag or find a bench and people watch or shop, or eat or do nothing at all! In terms of the 1960s this place is a happenin' and you will want to be part of it. Google it, look at the pictures and say to yourself, "if I'm in a city, what could be better than this?"... More 

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Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The main 'Big shops' shopping street in town - FNAC, Monoprix, H&M etc. Also McDonalds and other big name brands if that's your thing. Runs out of steam after the tourist office going towards the station.

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Thank Chris W
Kiev, Ukraine
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454 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This is a rather modern high street for shopping with many different stores and small shops and cafes. Even a McDonalds. The shops are modern, but if you go a block or two away you can see some of the old more stylist and excellent shops as well. Worth a stroll during the day. Some interesting architecture of the buildings... More 

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Thank Glen W

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