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Address: Irving, TX
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An old European-style waterway with cobblestoned walkways lined with shops...

An old European-style waterway with cobblestoned walkways lined with shops and restaurants.

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Nice walk

Just got into Texas visiting my sister in law, we took a walk along the canal. Such a nice area, great architecture and nice shops. We stopped and watched a bird, possibly a Blue... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
10ringtraveler
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Alpine, California
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Alpine, California
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262 reviews
99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just got into Texas visiting my sister in law, we took a walk along the canal. Such a nice area, great architecture and nice shops. We stopped and watched a bird, possibly a Blue Herron as he tried to catch his dinner

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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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193 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to las colinas for work and really enjoyed walking down the Mandalay Canal (I did not know it was called like this until I found it here!). The weather was beautiful so I really enjoyed the walks. Beautiful for a romantic after dinner walk.

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Thank The_Italian_Reviewer
Irving, Texas
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237 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We recently returned to the Las Colinas area and we were so pleased to find the canals and their surrounding walking paths. Flat, stable, and well-lit, folks can feel safe here most any time of day. The walk is about 6 miles all the way around, but there are shortcuts and paths you can take for shorter, 2-mile walks. People... More 

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Irving, Texas
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35 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is by far a hidden gem in Los Colinas. I love walking and biking along this scenic canal with lots of great paths and sights.

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Thank dyoungsuccess
Sacramento, California
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49 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This are is has so much character! I brought a light lunch with me and sat along the canal to just enjoy the scene. I took lots of pictures. The walls , archways, stairs , and bridge gave me lots of photo ops!

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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I just finished a morning run at the trail. It is peaceful and a great place for pictures. I totally recommend.

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Carrying Place, Canada
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This was a nice way to spend a little free time on my current business trip to Dallas. The walkway is clean and is well maintained, although there is one spot that needs some repairs. We started out at the Omni hotel and walked all the way around and ended up back at the Omni; however you couldn't access the... More 

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Tyler, Texas
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59 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

There are miles of canal to walk beside in Las Colinas. It's a bit more congested in the areas with many business and bars. This is a great place to run (except when you run through puffs of smoke from employees taking their break). The Kidd Kradick studio is located here. There is a canal fest once a year (It's... More 

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Destin, Florida
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54 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

If you visit Dallas and get a chance to venture to Irving, Then I would suggest checking this part of the city out! If you don't mind walking around and enjoying some fresh air (Closer to mid fall would be my suggestion!) and to grab a piece of serenity... This would be your best bet!

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Denver, Colorado
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Great experience for someone looking for something both different to do as well as romantic. A touch of Venice in Texas.

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