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Car Park with a Carousel !

There is a small expensive car park within Place Du Verdun. We did a evening visit to La Rochelle... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
nickk355
,
Weymouth, United Kingdom
Bus station!

This is where the buses come and go from and a short walk from shops and the port. A large open... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
cop_no10
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Ross-on-wye, United Kingdom
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  • Average28%
  • Poor5%
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Place De verdun, La Rochelle, France
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

There is a small expensive car park within Place Du Verdun. We did a evening visit to La Rochelle just followed Centre Ville signs and ended up here which in all fairness quite central. Lovely old carousel dominates the square, lots of traffic circulates around...More

Thank nickk355
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is where the buses come and go from and a short walk from shops and the port. A large open square with a vintage carousel.

Thank cop_no10
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited at the weekend and the weather was fabulous. Got some beautiful views of the port from the ferris wheel. Could go round another few times for the money though. It was 5 euro and we went round 3 times.

1  Thank ellie77337
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Not far from where we were staying, so we passed it many times. A very nice, wide open space near the center of the city. The city's nice outdoor market occurs here, and there is a very pretty church, historic buildings, shops, restaurants. It also...More

Thank MTRose
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Currently undergoing quite extensive regeneration so although I'm sure it will eventaully look wonderful at the moment it's in a bit of a sad state. However, do go admire the war memorial and remember the sacrifice.

1  Thank JeremyPC
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Place de Verdun must be considered heart of transit for La Rochelle. All/most city buses either originate or pass through here. Bus exchange happens here. Transit buses are well organized at their stops marked by A to Z signs of posts with a map and...More

Thank Max J
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This place is a public transport hub. You can reach the market and can get buses to every location from this place. The street and buildings are too old and will give a nice touch of romanticism...!!!

Thank Rohith R
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We went to the carousel for my daughter. She rode it several times. They have a complete array of different animals and "vehicles" that are quite different than those in the United States. She did not want to leave. Also, the rides were long. We...More

Thank scs557
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Try and be there for friday market day. Wonderful salami and cheeses, fresh bread, fruit and vegetables. It's worth having a park or harbour picnic when you become disillusioned with the poor value meagre sized portions served in the restaurants. Some chic and unusual bars...More

Thank christopher a
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

I am sorry to say that part from an underground car park & an old carousel sitting quietly doing Zilch!!! I don't have a lot to say about Place de Verdun. It's just a rather empty space in my opinion😳😳😳 The car park is quite...More

Thank Alexander M
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