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Address: Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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Downtown Carlsbad offers antique and curio stores, lots of good eating...

Downtown Carlsbad offers antique and curio stores, lots of good eating places and a great place to cool off after spending hours on the nearby beach.

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Carlsbad Village

Lots of boutique shops and see one of a kind items, and lots of different restaurants. Great place to walk and exercise.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 March 2016
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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

Lots of boutique shops and see one of a kind items, and lots of different restaurants. Great place to walk and exercise.

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Fort Worth, TX
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

A quiet yet brisk feel in this oceanside city that still has that small village feel-so many good restaurants, reasonable shopping and good access, although parking can be challenging

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

There is a great variety of different businesses and restaurants along Carlsbad Village Drive and the surrounding neighborhood. You won't find chain stores but lots of local businesses with some really quality products and unusual items. All this only a few steps away from a fabulous coastline and beach.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

Great place to visit relax, walk on the boardwalk and enjoy the fair every Wednesday on State St. Great place to eat and watch the waves.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

Somewhere to browse the local shops - reasonable selection not far from the beach. But there was also the Outlet Mall 1 mile away which gave a wider selection

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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

What a lovely town. Lots of little shops and restaurants within short walking distance to each. It was a nice place to stop and stay for 2 nights (Try the Carlsbad Inn) Close by and super convenient to Legoland for our 2 grandchildren. People are friendly and welcoming.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

It was so easy to walk or run every day...there are fabulous paths and sidewalks dedicated to bikes, walkers & runners...People of all ages were out all the time. And so many dogs enjoying the outdoors as well. It was a perfect place to really enjoy being outside!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

We did a walking tour of our own design. What a cute little area. We visited several nice stores and stopped in at Starbucks for a bottle of needed water. There were some stores that weren't open, but it could have been either the time of day or the time of year. Regardless, it was fun and we had a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Great people watching, bike riding and window shopping. Plenty of public parking. Would have liked more shoreside dining and drinks.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

We enjoyed the aesthetics of the town, but don't expect it to be easily walkable or compact. It's quite spread out with a lot of hotels and residences in between. So many cute streets, I think it would take hours to see it all. Lovely architecture and close to the beach.

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