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I love rouen

Such a beautiful city with distinctive timber houses and magnificent cathedrals. The street is... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
amysun2016
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Fairfield, Connecticut
Oldest house in Medieval Rouen

It's considered as the oldest house of Rouen. I visited when it was decorated due to Christmas but... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2019
SamreenAhsanCanada
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 15 January 2019

Such a beautiful city with distinctive timber houses and magnificent cathedrals. The street is worth walking, very charming, and felt liked walked into time machine back to a past. I would for sure go back to Rouen. Worth a visit outside Paris.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

It's considered as the oldest house of Rouen. I visited when it was decorated due to Christmas but didn't get a chance to go inside as it was too crowded. But I highly recommend to at least view it from outside. (Visited Dec2016)

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SamreenAhsanCanada
Reviewed 12 November 2018

This Street takes you back in time to medieval days. Cobblestone street with half Timbered houses and quaint little shops. We enjoyed walking here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Manuel B
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely street to meander along and soak up the culture. Quaint restaurants and shops. Wear comfortable shoes that work with cobblestone streets.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DZ7
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This alley features some of Rouen's famous half-timbered design buildings from the 15th century. There are some cafes and artisan shops here as well for you to explore. The facades are charming and its history is interesting. Visit this area before 10am if you want...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

We sat at a cafe across the road from here and studied the buildings. Go in the morning between 0730 and 0900 for good photographs

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mike F
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Probably the most famous street in Rouen, there are little shops and cafes plus the Hotel de la Cathedrale. Famous for the faience shops

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank RobertMBE2014
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We loved the facades and history here. If possible, get a guide for the day to enrich your experience.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 271diane
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This is a wonderful place to stroll and enjoy all of the various forms of architecture, from fairly modern to that which has withstood the test of time and war. It is also a prime shopping venue.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Rhett
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Back from D-Day landing areas on Normandy shores, we enjoyed our stopover at Rouen. Within the amazing old city the pedestrian streets are truly nice: well preserved half-timbered houses built during the Middle Ages are seen around the central market square and cathedral areas. St...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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