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Place de la Comedie

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Motpellier Main Square

Place de la Comédie is Montpellier main square and belongs to the old part of the city. All big events are organised in this square, and everybody comes there while walking around... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
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Monza, Italy
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France
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Near to the historical centre, the arc de triomph, the comedy has a charm of old European city centre. There are amazing restaurants to choose from, lovely street musicians and artists performing their art, a cinema hall, and many beautiful shops to have a look at. The place is alive with activities till very late in the night and is... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Amazing place, full of restaurants. We went there for St Patrick's day and it was just perfect... We had fun !!!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

now an open space with clear access to the bank, restaurants, pharmacy and you can get hair cut in the side streets

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Ithaca, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I believe the historic area of Montpelier has been underrated. If you include the area of the Acqueduct, the food market, the old town pedestrian area, the Opera and the old churches etc in this area it is signifcant. all of this cannot be a 1.5 mile diameter area. Very clean and well presented. We have been to many "old... More 

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is the main square of Montpellier, and if you are a tourist you should not miss it even if you just spend 10 minutes here.Many restaurants, bars, shops and a nice park at the end of the perspective.It has a very bohemic air, so don't miss this out.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Nice buildings with beautiful architecture around the square. The opera buliding is really nice also.

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

A windswept, wintery day certainly didn't show Place de la Comedie's best! It's certainly big and worth a look but not particularly attractive. The park at the opposite end to La Comedie was decidedly shabby with a few too many down-and-out people for my liking. I wouldn't want to be around there in the mid to late evening. There would... More 

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Monza, Italy
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Place de la Comédie is Montpellier main square and belongs to the old part of the city. All big events are organised in this square, and everybody comes there while walking around the city, it cannot be avoided. In summertime you'll see a lot of people sitting on the ground talking, eating ice creams, or even playing cards! Place de... More 

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

La place de la Comédie is what gives life to Montpellier, all the cafés and shops around it are amazing

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

the Place de la Comedie is one of those places where you can find pretty much anything, from the street performers, to the what feels like a billion coffee shops, to the students walking after class, it gives you pretty much the big picture of what the life in the south of France feels like, is busy with people and... More 

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