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Hauptplatz

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Address: Linz, Austria
Phone Number: 4373270700
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Perfectly maintained old Linz city center

I was a child when I visited Linz with my parents 50 years ago, I found it now perfectly maintained in its full splendour. To see again central monument, the church and all old... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Typical square in Europe, but it's still a must see in Linz. Do walk around the small streets, you will find nice antique and restaurant. It's good if you ride bike too.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was a child when I visited Linz with my parents 50 years ago, I found it now perfectly maintained in its full splendour. To see again central monument, the church and all old buildings around so beutiful was a great pleasure for me. After passing through small Xmas market stands and eathing some non forgetable "Bratwurst mitt Sauerkrout", listening... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The most expensive Xmas market i have ever visited...more expensive than Hamburg - Leipzig - Hyde Park. ...and no atmosphere, no music ambience ...actually rather sterile and unwelcoming ....The LOCATION is fabulous...Historic beautiful and captivating, the Market however doesn't add to the attractiveness of the >Hauptplatz< it's just >There< in the middle and that's it!

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The city center with its old architectural buildings gives the feel of an old grand city with many stories to tell.. It is well connected by the tram service and has many shops and restaurants around it.

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Beacon, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in Linz during a river cruise. The square was only about 3 blocks from the port/dock. Lots of shops, cafes, ATM and Tourist Info Center. Lots to see and do. Close to everything.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I never think i would visit Linz but my friend lives there so i have to come and see the city. It is very nice city indeed. I like it here a lot. Very beautiful place and lot of arts in the town. I like the tram is running in the middle of shopping center! Love this city

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It us main square and heart of the city. It has also nice caffes to sit and watch life in the city. For women - it is also start of shopping area.

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great for having a drink and eat some healthy foods from several countries, enjoying the outside venues for ice cream, beverages and light foods.The main square is in the middle of the pedestrian area, to the North abutting to the Danube and has great views to the Poestlingberg and other sites like 'Ars Elecgtronica'

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Every time when I go for shopping in Linz I spend time to enjoy a cup of coffee (Ice Coffee during the summer time), a beer or a pizza.Lovely place and all the time I see it I like it.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We went to Linz because we lived there from 1949-1952, during reconstruction after WWII. We had pictures from that time that we wanted to compare to now. At that time, the bridge across the Danube led to the Russian zone, a place verboten to Americans. The plaza, a major gathering place for Hitler supporters when he was in town, remains... More 

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