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Address: Bucharest, Romania
Phone Number: +40 723 205 959
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Wine tasting in Bucharest Old town - bonus cheese platter
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Old Town Bucharest

This is an area that is in the center of the city comprising one of it's oldest areas. It includes the remnants of a castle or fortification that Vlad Tepes used in the 15th... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Know to the most locals as Centru Vechi the old town is the area more or less left of pre-World War II Bucharest.This area changed after 1989 and now is capitals liveliest entertainment districts, with posh restaurants,cafes and trendy clubs, opened in buildings which looked as though they may fall down at any moment.You can stroll during the morning hours... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The old town in Bucharest is very easy to find and as you would imagine , a maze of cobble streets with lots of shops and restaurants , well worth a visit.

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Thank William W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

a place full of everything - pubs, food, drinks, nightlife, live music, whatever you might need for a great night out There are several streets full of pubs, restaurants and not only

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Old town was nothing spectacular. A bit souless and lacking in atmosphere. I would imagine in the summer it would be heaving with stag/ hen do's.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is an area that is in the center of the city comprising one of it's oldest areas. It includes the remnants of a castle or fortification that Vlad Tepes used in the 15th century. It is also an area that is alive with restaurants, bars and clubs full of tourists and locals.

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Shaked, null, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Nice place to walk and enjoy a cup of coffee and good cake. Very nice buildings to look at. A lot of galleries and small shops.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the old town in late November, and we were expecting more Christmas decorations, but unfortunately, there were only a few. The cold season is not the best time of year to experience the old town, especially not the crumbling parts (and there are quite a few of those around).

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place! Old infrastructure mixed with modern people and life style! Gets crazy by night!! Recommended!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Surprisingly beautiful and with a very interesting history. I would recommend taking one of the free walking tours to visit it. It is also full of restaurants and clubs/pubs.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved Old Town when I recently visited Romania! There is so much to see in terms of history and local culture, as well as plenty of great places to eat. You shouldn't leave Bucharest without a visit!

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