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Address: Piekarska | Świętojańska, Warsaw 99-200, Poland
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Surrounded by beautiful seventeenth- and eighteenth-century merchants'...

Surrounded by beautiful seventeenth- and eighteenth-century merchants' houses, this lively square is filled with street vendors, cafes, shops, galleries and some of Warsaw's top restaurants.

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Very nice part of Warsaw

We walked through the old town a few times and it was very beautiful. There are also guided tours available but unfortunately they start just once per day so we missed it.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I wasn't in Warsaw long and had some time to kill so decided to have a look around old town market spare. Considering it was end Feb I was surprised to see all the christmas decorations still up. It was day time so lights were off, not sure if they would have still have them on. The shops around as... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We walked through the old town a few times and it was very beautiful. There are also guided tours available but unfortunately they start just once per day so we missed it.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Frequented mainly by tourists, Not much to see but the meeting place of the free walking tours. So thumbs up!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good place to hang out at the end of a long day. Lots of restaurants, cafes and bars. The Christmas market was still up in in February. We had some warm gluh-wine which felt great in the cold weather. Amazing that they've rebuilt the place completely after WW2.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My friend and I hadn't seen each other in two years and Warsaw provided the perfect backdrop to catch up. We meandered through the Old Town, stopping at cafes to sip on gourmet coffee, sitting in restaurants for hours sipping on tea infused with ginger and Polish Vodka while savouring perogies dipped in delectable sauces and of course, shopping at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An essential part of any trip to Warsaw, the square is surrounded by beautiful architecture and when we were there an ice rink was set up in the square, had a great time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Krakow was a big surprise for us. We did not expect the impeccable service, lovely locals & cleanliness. What a beautiful city. Horse & carriage ride was ZL100 for 30 min, scary at times with the proximity to transport but the well trained horses didn't even flinch. A joyous way to see the streets on a cold winters day snug... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you're in Old Town everything is quite close. Sit at a café and enjoy the views while you rest.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a wander around this old square, lovely old buildings to marvel. Still decked out with fairy lights and wooden huts selling various gifts and Polish delicacies, mulled wine was excellent!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When we visited Warsaw it was freezing, but we still had a great time. Christmas decorations were still up in early February which was stunning. Plenty to see and do. Lots of cafes,bars and restaurants.

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