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Place Henri IV

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Address: Vannes, France
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Historic walking area showcases 16th-century buildings and interesting...

Historic walking area showcases 16th-century buildings and interesting museums.

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Lovely Old World ambiance

Place Henri IV is near the centre of this wonderful old Breton town .We stayed 2 days and this was about right for out of season. Place is an excellent focus point for walking... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Wadebridge, United Kingdom
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Wadebridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place Henri IV is near the centre of this wonderful old Breton town .We stayed 2 days and this was about right for out of season. Place is an excellent focus point for walking around Town and has a range of interesting shops and nearby restaurants. Do visit on Saturdays when the lanes just below are full of wonderful stalls... More 

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Ness Ziona, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

As shown in this picture, Place Henry IV is a true miror of the old times. "Ancient elegance", I would define it.

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Thank Meir G
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Lovely city, walking and lots to see. Visit the church, gardens and creperie! Parking was okay but can get busy.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Kids wanted to spend holiday money......plenty of interesting shops to do so. Beautiful buildings with a lovely quayside view

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Old Breton architecture, stone street, souvenir shops, Breton stripes style shops and delicious restaurant...all of that and more you will find in the old town of Vannes.

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Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Stayed only a Little time but the the old Town was so pretty. Narrow streets with a lot of shops and restaurants. Very pretty

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Thank patweis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

The old town is gorgeous, so many beauty buildings to see, lovely quirky streets and shops/cafes. If you are in Vannes on a Wednesday or a Saturday be sure to visit the outdoor market, it is an assault on the senses!

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

Vannes is a small City but has some great places to walk and visit these lovely old streets...stop for a coffee, drink or Galette!

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

This is free just to be there. Take lots of photos and enjoy the wonderful shops all around. When we visited, there was a large public market there and the surrounding area. The food was amazing!!! Oddly enough, the public market "closed" by the time we got back there around 2pm--like it never existed. This was during the weekday so... More 

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County Offaly, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Worth a visit if in Vannes. Beautiful medieval buildings. Really enjoyed strolling around here. Great spot for photographs.

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