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Typical medieval place

You can find a church and a town-hall in the middle of the square. and in the upper part luxury... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
smallhausen1
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Manama, Bahrain
Quiet, beautiful old part of town.

You can walk here from the centre of Poprad, about a 15 minute walk, lovely old town, beautiful old... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
Steve L
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

You can find a church and a town-hall in the middle of the square. and in the upper part luxury houses of local patricians while in the lower part some smaller houses which were used by traders and craftsmen. Wonderful place to visit - by...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

You can walk here from the centre of Poprad, about a 15 minute walk, lovely old town, beautiful old buildings with different architecture, very peaceful and quiet, almost like a ghost town but there lots of B&Bs/Pensions and restaurants there too, also various info panels,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Steve L
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

The sleepier little town of Spisska Sobota adjacent to the city had a more picturesque old town that was worth a kilometer hike. As it was practically devoid of life, it was a good photo stop.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

Special place, where time does not matter. I just enjoyed the beautiful architecture of thussmall town with its history. If someone is in Poprad or Tatry, he should visit also Spisska Sobota.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Good restaurants, very old buildings and great people and food. Need to see this being in Poprad! :-)

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

After reaching Poprad from Bratislava, entrance to High Tartars, I walked about 1.5 km to 16th century Spisska Sobota, an ancient, well preserved town of merchants and artisans. Town square is dominated by Romanesque Church of St.George with it's 1598 bell tower and the Immaculata...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed May 11, 2017

We visited during an unusually cool day for the time of the year, but still you could appreciate the beauty of the main square. There are cafés and restaurants that lined the square which I would imagine are a good place to energise before continuing...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Bridget J
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

The old town of Poprad is really lovely and very authentic albeit small and compact and without anything of major significance in terms of attraction. It's simply a genuine little old town and makes for a great wander if you're staying locally or a good...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Dakles
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place to wander around and take photos. The information centre in the middle of the town square provides lots of information about the history of the old buildings. There are plaques giving further details on individual buildings and the church and bell tower are...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank christinegB4062XE
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