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All reviews cobbled streets old town boutique shops beautiful city cafes and restaurants window shopping great shopping interesting shops great architecture on foot wander around flemish style city centre sunny day people watch the grand place christmas market
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Reviewed yesterday

Medieval houses, cobbled streets, beautiful shops, cosy bars, great restaurants....what’s not to like! Lille has all these and more. Start at the Grand Place and wander into the old town to discover lovely architecture at every turn.

Thank Johnbuyer2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are visiting Lille I would highly recommend visiting the old town. With its boutique shops and amazing streets, this is a place to wonder around and enjoy. There are lots of places to eat and drink and watch the world go by. Just...More

Thank Railteacher
Reviewed 4 days ago

Took a train from Paris to Lille. Very Metropolitan and Beautiful City. Uber was great in getting around and nice train ride to the City.

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lots to see but little open on a Sunday afternoon except cafes, bars, take-aways and restaurants. Parking very difficult without a long walk.

Thank 66Planner
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is so beautiful it seems unreal. Especially the old Lille. The food and wine is great and their art museum, the Palais des Beaux Arts, is the 2nd biggest in France. Dining out is not at all cheap, but I doubt it you...More

Thank e_lovespilio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely city to visit! Beautiful restaurants, shops and atmosphere! Nice park too. Great bike system and easy to get Around.

Thank 90becb
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Old Lille is quite simply amazing. One of these places you did not expect to be so nice. I would certainly recommend it for anybody travelling in the general area. It is a walking city. Park your car and enjoy.

Thank William C
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

In Lille you find a fantastic French town which seems to be busy 24/7. The architecture is fantastic, and everything is easily within walking distance. Surprising lack of 'tourist attractions' which is refreshing i.e. you won't find people taking you in tours and no 'waxworks'...More

1  Thank ChrisVonae
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Whenever any mentions Lille, it’s always a place that ‘we went through on the way to Paris/Brussels/somewhere else. But it’s so worth stopping there-it’s a little hidden treasure. The historic capital of Flanders & right next to the Belgium border, Lille has the perfect combination...More

2  Thank clairek264
Reviewed 21 September 2018

good carport at the train station, everything in the old city center on walking distance, friendly north-french people, bog choose in restaurants, great shopping, second-hand book market, beautiful museums

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Response from Trekker2020 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
The Lille Europe train station is closer to the local shopping centre while Gard de Lille is closer to the old city. That said, you will still need to walk another 5-10 minutes to get to the more appealing parts of the old... More
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
Go to de Rode Koe or any Pain Qoutidien. De rode koe is known for it's vegetarien menu