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Address: Am Strom 70, 18119 Warnemunde, Rostock, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Lovely place, wonderful by day or at sunset and loved by all people

A must-see in Warnemünde and honestly you cannot even pass it. Coming from the Pier or the train station you will reach the Alter Strom in a couple of minutes by foot. Stroll... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
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Potsdam, Germany
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Potsdam, Germany
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144 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

A must-see in Warnemünde and honestly you cannot even pass it. Coming from the Pier or the train station you will reach the Alter Strom in a couple of minutes by foot. Stroll around the little shops, enjoy a fish Brötchen, watch people and the sea gulls and enjoy a delicious ice-cream. Don't forget to walk all the way down... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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301 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Of touristy stores and restaurants with the harbor and ships that have become fish shops with interesting dishes from the area. Most people were locals on holiday so the shops had lots of holiday clothes and house hold decorations. There was a weekly art and craft flea market by the lighthouse, but the things were too large for international travel... More 

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Sussex, England
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284 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We enjoyed a couple of hours here before returning to our cruise ship after a morning spent in Rostock. It was a lovely, quaint port town with tourist shops and cafes.I really liked the atmosphere and would have loved to have walked down to the beach. Unfortunately a heavy and prolonged rain shower cut short our visit and we made... More 

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Rijeka, Croatia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 643 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The old stream in Warnemunde was excavated in 1423 and was for almost five hundred years the main shipping route from port of Rostock to the Baltic Sea, when it was replaced with a new one in 1903. Today, the Alter Strom is beautiful fishing port with fish market, good restaurants and popular shops.

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Glendale, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Many places in Europe are still cobblestone which is havoc on manual wheelchair users. Warnemunde was not too terrible. We were able to get around to see the sights without too much trouble.

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Powell River, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This is a wonderful little port that we visited via cruise ship. This is an excellent spot to tour if you opt out of the long day trip to Berlin. Set up for cruise ship visitors, shops carry a good variety over and above low end souvenirs.

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

As it happens, Warnemunde was our first port of call on a Baltic cruise. Being still a bit jet lagged, we elected to just have a toddle about town, and the old strand was just what the doctor ordered! Stores full of various tchotchkes, buskers, and a pleasant cappuccino at the ice cafe Venezia and a stroll along the beach... More 

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Bunbury, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Wandered through the area in the afternoon, throngs of tourists and locals. Plenty of interesting shops and stalls along the route, Enjoy a soft drink or ice cream as you watch the world pass by - some in real crazy (unusual) outfits. The area has a real tourist atmosphere, to be expected as an area once completely dependent on the... More 

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Bornholm, Denmark
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Lovely little harbor, full of fishing boats, café's, seagulls and tour guides. A welcome break from a busy town.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

The place is charming in the early morning but after 11:00 it gets very packed and commercial. At night it could be dangerous because of drunken people coming out of the bars and looking for fights or even aggress you. So I like it but it's not a must see.

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