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Beautiful place

At the time of advent I visited this beautiful city. The excellent Christmas atmosphere extends... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Zagreb, Croatia
Perfect stop for Glühwein

This lovely central square in front of the Rathaus in full up with a Christmas market for the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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All reviews christmas market main square sausage meeting point city hall great place to people watch bit touristy lovely square food stands wurst old town beautiful city lots of shops in december tram stop walk around rathaus
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the time of advent I visited this beautiful city. The excellent Christmas atmosphere extends through all the Hauptplatz. Yo can smell the punch, boiled wine, sausages. Lots of shops all around and restaurants (including McDonald's, Subway, Burger King ...).

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andr3a1o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This lovely central square in front of the Rathaus in full up with a Christmas market for the holidays and several vendors are well stocked with all varieties of Glühwein and other beverages to warm your toes on a chilly night. Check out the holiday...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank conifer_doc
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Perfect little town square, central to everything, to house a great Christmas Market and Krampus Parade. Convenient to the Rathaus as well as tons of shops and restaurants. Easily accessible by several tram lines and an easy walk from the Hauptbanhof.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BlueRidgeCouple
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

During December this square is full of people eating, drinking and hanging around. A Christmas market with sausages, wine, hot chocolate and other delicacies. You should go

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tragio
Reviewed 2 November 2018

There are some lovely buildings in Graz, and this is the place to see several. There are lots of cafe's that are on the Platz when the weather is nice and some even with heaters in the winter. Walk around and decide what suits your...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kciff
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Any visitor will walk around or through this place which has a beautiful Christmas fair in December but you can arrive anytime this square won't disappoint you.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fuzessery
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is where you should start your tour - the center of events in Graz. The square is beautiful in most directions. Have a glance at the nicely preserved the city hall, the many food stands, the impressing architecture down Herrengasse, and last but not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JohnnyP939
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Hauptplatz is a strange mixture. It has very colorful architecture around, too big grey Townhouse, fountain and many kiosks. They spoil the view. Putting all street furniture, shelters on the tram stations and small vendors around is too much. Place need to be cleaned, open...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Miha P
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Area is nice and easy to move around ....river close by with cafe in it, and restaurant are good also

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rashedlahha
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Clearly the center of the city all the pedestrian traffic, bicycles and trams passing through here at all hours were fascinating. The shops were awesome and the local flavor of Graz condensed into a square city block.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ScottXR
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