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Market Square (Markt)

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Address: Markt, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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Heart of downtown

mandatory Not a must, as the buildings are more beautiful when seen from downstairs, but the visit is not bad.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 February 2017
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Hamburg, Germany
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Hamburg, Germany
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

mandatory Not a must, as the buildings are more beautiful when seen from downstairs, but the visit is not bad.

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Surrounded by mostly very old buildings ,lies the market square. The old town hall looks over the square with its old cobbled charm. In the middle of the square there is a patterned area where executions took place,apparently it's bad luck to walk over it!!! Tuesday's and Friday's its market day and the whole area is filled with bustling stalls... More 

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Leipzig has one of the best Christmas Markets i have been to. Actually there are a number of the in and around the centre of town, and they are all good. But the main one is truly excellent, with everything you could want from clothes, to Christmas decorations, to Gluhwein. Really worth a visit, and Leipzig is itself a great... More 

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Pune, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This place is lively place to visit. It is full of travelers across the World. But this is the place where you can even find lot of asian tourists. We visited this place on Bike. But due to heavy rush of pedestrian needs lot of care to go in lanes and in and around the square. But yes it is... More 

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Williams Lake
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The market is always impressive, but even better with the Christmas market going on. Lots of real nice traditional crafts and foods, love all the lights and decorations.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

The christmas markets were very good. Food excellent and people very friendly. The trams are on time and very clean. Good place to visit.

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bardolino
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We came here during the Christmas market, which determines what the square is like: very busy: full of stalls and people. Must be very different in orher seasons.

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Buderim
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Large open square with many interesting buildings surrounding, especially the old town hall. We visited on a Friday in summer and the attraction for us was the farmers' market. Beautiful fresh produce and at the end of the day, at very good prices.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Have been there just for the Christmas Market Events and it really has an atmosphere. Lots of market booths with great foods and Christmas stuff. Lots of aroma and fine smells. Enjoy it all over the hot-wine wrapped in a blanket in one of the nearby restaurant´s outside terrrace...

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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

The street entertainment and the total atmosphere of this city square is fantastic. Surrounded by restaurants everywhere that you cannot miss by having something seating on the street under the shade of sun umbrellas

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