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Manneken Pis

Grote Markt, Geraardsbergen, Belgium
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Market lanes, Chocolate & waffles

A good place to spend full day quality time.. A market lane full of chocolate, waffles, flowers... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Jaikishan_JK
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New Delhi, India
Less famous than the one in Brussels

Less famous than the one in Brussels, but there it is, a little statue of a peeing boy, in the... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
Scandicmaria
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Ghent, Belgium
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Grote Markt, Geraardsbergen, Belgium
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

A good place to spend full day quality time.. A market lane full of chocolate, waffles, flowers & fresh fruits.. good food & live performances by lots of street artist.. 17 century sculptures, historical architect and beautiful people around the place.. one of d best...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Less famous than the one in Brussels, but there it is, a little statue of a peeing boy, in the market square in front of the town hall in Geraardsbergen.

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

manneken pis in Geerraadsbergen on the market place this is a must see location if you are in this area

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

In Geraardsbergen they claim to have the original peeing boy, long before it became the symbol of Brussels. Although it may once have been an expression of naughtiness, nowadays it is a fairly simple sculpture, better fitting as a symbol of a small town than...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

This small statue, less famous than its Brussels counterpart, stands on the Market square in front of the town hall. Geraardsbergen has the longest tradition of this statue, which can be found in several places in Belgium.

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Much less touristic and very nice to visit the statuette in Geraardsbergen, one of the oldest cities of Belgium.

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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

According to the story told inside the small visiting center nearby, this is the original statuette, 160 years older than the copy in Brussels. This one can be visited without all the fuss and tourist works around - nice. Inside is also a display of...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2016

This is a quaint village, stop in to see the first and oldest Mannekin Pis and then eat a mattentart. The little info station is worth a stop (will only take 20mins) very interesting

Thank kiwibaby
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Reviewed 24 November 2015

Turistic place in Brussels, Belgium. Nice monument just in the center, good place to take a photo next to it. Also I recomend to visit the Jeanneke Pis, the women Pis. Near the center of Brussels as well.

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Reviewed 1 July 2015

Authenticity, history, originilaty, relaxed athmosphere, no big business, small town, great with great history.

Thank 232Frank
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