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Bellevue Square

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Address: Zurich, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 79 438 14 56

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Perfect piazza

A great place to sit out and watch the world go by - get a drink from the cafe or any of the nearby outlets. The chairs come in pairs and are linked together - so take your pick... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 September 2016
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Nuremberg, Germany
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a couple of nice buildings and a good Globus store around Bellevue but it's dominated by the tram station, at which several different lines intersect. Yes, it's next to where the Limmat flows out of the Zürichsee, so in summer the view from the water's edge can be stunning, but it's even better from the other side of... More 

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New York City, New York
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95 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not sure how the square usually is, but Christmas season means Christmas Markets and let me tell you something: the main square of Zurich sure hosts an amazing one! Over 100 stalls (many selling affordable and tasty food from around the world.. including of course Swiss Fondue in charming Chalets, on-the-go Raclette, yummy wagyu beef sandwiches, crispy Peruvian arepas, Shangai-style... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's just an intersection. Absolutely nothing spectacular or out of ordinary. I fail to understand why would be this area be marked as a place of interest.

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Western Cape, South Africa
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33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The square is nice in summer if you have a work break - for a tourist, it is probably of specific interest during Sechse Leute when it is the festival where the summer's arrival is predicted and showcase a bit of the Swiss heritage, and a "snow man" is being blown up to extinguish winter - lots of fun for... More 

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New Delhi, India
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61 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I was highly impressed with this place because of the cleanliness levels that it has.. not even a single piece of dirt is visible here.. it has a lot of shops & restaurants around.. easily accessible with all modes of transport..

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West Midlands
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133 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

A great place to sit out and watch the world go by - get a drink from the cafe or any of the nearby outlets. The chairs come in pairs and are linked together - so take your pick and move around to where you want to be. The new water feature looks good as well.

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Thank chateau57
Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Lovely square by the lake with great seating areas and view. Situated near of Opera and trams have few cafes. Shops and restaurants of all varieties around to experience as well. Specially recommended for summer season, when you could enjoy open air events, drinks or picnic with a great view of the lake, the city and mountains in the distance.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

An area to rest and have a lunch break or dinner especially in this hot summer days. it is also were the locals and students seem to hang around which switching from one tram to another tram to maybe go home, work or school. Shops and restaurants around to experience as well.

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Thank su s
Tralee, Ireland
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326 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Lovely square by the lake with great seating areas . Close to restaurants and shops and near the trams ti get you to your destination

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Zurich, Switzerland
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is the point from where you can take trams towards Zurich HB, or the Zoo, or FIFA, or Universitat Zurich, or any iconic attraction. The view of the lake is magical too.

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