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Old Town (Altstadt)

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Address: Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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The city's historic section is filled with restaurants and taverns located...

The city's historic section is filled with restaurants and taverns located throughout a series of pedestrian alleyways.

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The must place to see in the town

Last January it was warm and people were out in the streets in altstadt drinking and having fun like in the med

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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ILIOUPOLI
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last January it was warm and people were out in the streets in altstadt drinking and having fun like in the med

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The old town in Düsseldorf is a must visit. The skyline of Düsseldorf is dotted with modern architecture but here you see some of the oldest buildings in the city and its stunning. Lots to see and do, with shops and wonderful restaurants and the local breweries selling Düsseldorf's famous Altbier. The Rhine is nearby and the area is fantastic... More 

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Halkidiki Region, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

There is plenty to see and do in this area. Shopping historical buildings and lots of great restaurants. It's fairly easy to access this area if you are not staying in the center on the tram and bus service.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

It's such a nice district to walk around, go shopping, just take a stroll and enjoy the pedestrian area, the beautiful architecture, the typical German restaurants and breweries serving Alt Bier. If there is 1 thing to do in Düsseldorf, it's see the Alt Stadt !

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Worthing, England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Old buildings dating back to the 13th Century interspersed with modern global chain shops. Plan the churches and museums for one day, and shopping for another, or you won't feel it. I imagine summer days will be heaving. I'm here on a winter Sunday and there are still plenty of people around. Start at the U-bahn and walk towards the... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We visited it and we liked it well .. it is very small but very nice to promenade a bit with a lot of fresh air and fresh breakfast bagels and brotchen with cheese :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Must see town, lots of interesting stuff to see and know about its history , just walk around, eat local food, have beer and just enjoyyyy

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We came to Düsseldorf for the Christmas markets, and they really didn't disappoint. Everything we really easy to find, and over the four days were we in Dusseldorf we always ended up back in the Old Town for dinner and drinks.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This simply the place to be for bars and restaurants. Its can get really busy and some of the bars you can't get in because they're so full! Definately worth a visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I was with my sister and we could enjoy a lot that beautiful "old city". Is a topical old German city, then we can see how was the buildings and others things

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