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Placa Major

Placa Major, 08500, Vic, Spain
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Placa Major, 08500, Vic, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We toured Vic, and it is a nice city. The massive walls are still in place, there is 14th century bridge over the river, and the Placa Major is still the same as it was centuries ago. In fact they left dirt so it would...More

Thank NickellFamilyTravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a buzzy market square with stalls selling everything from asparagus to clothes. It wasn't cheap but the strawberries and onions I bought were great. Stall holders were helpful even though very busy.. Unfortunately most of the clothes weren't priced which is a nuisance...More

Thank Jacqui E
Reviewed 23 March 2017

First thing that struck me here was the wonderfull use of the old buildings with spotless smoked glass windows, and really well done lighting, you arrive in the square and think Ho Hum... but when you explore the narrow side streets, shops and restuarants, you...More

1  Thank garylomas
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I will start by saying I was only in Vic for a couple hours and it wasn't a day when the square had the market set up, so I'm sure the place is a lot more lively on that day during the week. My group...More

1  Thank James I
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Relax place to hang out before heading out for lunch. The kids went running around in their scooters and had lots of fun. We sat and sip our drinks with the sun shinning in...

Thank Cesar G
Reviewed 31 December 2016

There is nothing wrong with Vic city itself except for it is really not worth of the time to drive here. There were very few sites to see, and it did not feel safe for a town of this size. Suspicious people were all over...More

1  Thank milanuno
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Pretty medieval square flanked with shops/bars and restaurants.All other routes worth taking lead from this point so its a good place to start.

1  Thank Jonny97
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This is a historical and interesting earthen placa with many interesting buildings and shops. A great place to eat dinner or get a drink and window shop.

Thank travellingsteenz
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Lovely slow city, full of great surprises. You can enjoy their monuments, their excellent food, shops of all sorts...

Thank boverfm
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This square is the most famous in vic and offers a weekly market on Saturdays, surrounded by restaurants and other traditional businesses, you can see the most beautiful part of the city at walking distance.

Thank Cesc R
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