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Town Square

This square is in the middle of the town. There isn’t anything overly special about it, it is quite... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Hard rock square

This central square is dedicated to Finland’s most famous hard rock group that won the Eurovision... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
Mikael F
Vantaa, Finland
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Central Rovaniemi, Rovaniemi, Finland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the most happening place for the town You come from any side and will land here All the commercial attractions are located here

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rvsr91
Reviewed October 25, 2018

We had a perfect white Christmas, it amazes you just walking on snow on the roads, there were shops outside make sure you during Christmas to witness the markets and taste the true spirit of winter.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank StephChebly
Reviewed October 8, 2018

The main square of "city center" is lovely and has everything you need - cute cafes, restaurants, and local shops. It's a great place to grab lunch or breakfast!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank familiarandforeign
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This square is in the middle of the town. There isn’t anything overly special about it, it is quite plain and boring. There are some restaurants and shops around it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Nice square in the city, with plenty of shops/coffee places and plaque on the wall which the band Lordi have inscribed (fun thing to do is have a photo taken with your hand in one of Lordi's handprints in the wall!)

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ghampson01
Reviewed May 15, 2018

This central square is dedicated to Finland’s most famous hard rock group that won the Eurovision Song Contest in 2006. Before that, the square was known as Sampo Square but was renamed to honor the band whose handprints are located at the bottom of a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mikael F
Reviewed March 4, 2018

There are fun shops and tons of restaurants in this area. Just walk around and enjoy. Souvenir hunters dream. Dress warm and have fun.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank thecolonel1215
Reviewed March 3, 2018

When we were there in the winter there was ice skating and an ice slide, at a reasonable price. There are also market stalls which sell various stuff.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Mutley51
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

A small plaque on a similar coloured concrete looking base poorly titled this site. We walked past it a few times before noticing it on the bottom of an ugly tower outside a standard shopping centre. The square has a few nice cafes and shops...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank samjay23
Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

Nice place surrounded by shops, easy to walk, Christmas decoration at the time of our visit and music from speakers.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank aacctraveller
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