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Narodni trg

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Nice Piazza

The People's Square is a nice piazza where one can relax, have a cup of coffee or fill your stomach after touring the Palace compound. It is flanked by several important landmarks... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ricky Y
Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The People's Square is a nice piazza where one can relax, have a cup of coffee or fill your stomach after touring the Palace compound. It is flanked by several important landmarks like the frist Town Hall which is now an exhibition venue, and a renaissance clock on the remains of a Roman Tower.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The thing i like the best about split is the old part of town and this place really is old. It always make you wonder.....

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Delightful public square surrounded by typical Dalmatian architecture of a human height. Saturday afternoon several cafe terraces were populated in the sunshine while a group of children were singing to a nice crowd. There's a delightful book store with a dark green facade and awesome art supplies at the west side.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

People in Split like to have a coffee near the sea, on Riva. But, we enjoyed our coffee here on this small square so much. Local people call this square Pjaca. So cute.

Thank 442jon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Apart from the old town beauty and the riva stroll this is a public place with cafés and bars. Nothing special.

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Durbanville, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

Through the Iron Gate is the city's main central meeting place. It is overlooked by an interesting clock and is surrounded by beautiful buildings and palaces. This large square contains restaurants and cafes.

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Standing with you back to the Roman Iron Gate you can see examples of buildings from the French, Austrian and Venetian owners of Split over the ages and how different their styles are.

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Reviewed 22 September 2016

We were in this plaza twice, once on our way to see the Diocletian palace and later in the afternoon to stop at one of the bars for a drink and snack. Its a cozy place and much more relaxing than the bars and restaurants along the waterfront.

Thank Michael K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Narodni trg (People's Square) has been the old town's centre since the Middle Ages. It acquired its full function as the municipal centre during the period between the 14th and 16th centuries. During that period, several municipal buildings were completed, in the flowery Gothic style. It was the most important example of secular Gothic architecture in Split. Today, only the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this medieval piazza and found it interesting- it's not as large as other European piazzas nor is it square but it's interesting to sit, sip a coffee and watch the tourists walk by.

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