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Charles Square

Karlovo NamEsti, Prague, Czech Republic
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  • Terrible1%
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“new town hall” (4 reviews)
“largest town” (2 reviews)
“lovely park” (2 reviews)
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Karlovo NamEsti, Prague, Czech Republic
Nové Město (New Town)
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"new town hall"
in 4 reviews
"largest town"
in 2 reviews
"lovely park"
in 2 reviews
"czech republic"
in 2 reviews
"benches"
in 4 reviews
"fountain"
in 3 reviews
"ignatius"
in 2 reviews
"strolling"
in 2 reviews
"church"
in 3 reviews
"statues"
in 2 reviews
"architecture"
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"tower"
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Good place to hang around, place for sitting, socializing for local people see happy faces, eat and drink. Worth going

Thank Vinod S
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Not much has changed here over the years, interesting buildings surround this square and it was surprising that only few people mingled around in this nicely kept park. We made a point of walking up the street from the Dancing House and took a nice...More

4  Thank Wenovo
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

It is not small at all! It’s just divided into two parts, don’t be misled. There are many interesting building surround this square. Walking around it you may see New Town Hall and its Tower (you may go upstairs and see Prague from the height),...More

2  Thank Elena O
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Beggars and potential pick pockets never get moved on by police even when they are up to something ! Don't ask police for directions they will treat you badly.

Thank robertgarvie
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Smart and clean area; very easy to tag onto or during a bigger tour. Plenty of eating and drinking places nearby too.

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Charles Square is an absolutely fantastic little square that is always well worth visiting. The architecture around this square is superb with fantastic little statues and benches to take in the lovely park land and enjoy the busy and vibrant area by this beautiful square....More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

a great place to look around and rest your legs. maybe grab a bite. strolling in any direction may give a better overview of the city and its people. probably not such a tourist trap as others may seem

Thank Katri T
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Karlovo Namesti looks lovely in the sunshine, with the pretty buildings surrounding a quiet, peaceful park. The square had good access to public transport, close to plenty of shops. In the summer the flowers bloom and the water fountain is on. It is good to...More

1  Thank Katherine G
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Charles Square may have got an extra star had I visited in the Summer but in winter it as looking a little bleak. Even the cafe on the corner was closed for the winter. All that being said, it was a nice little place to...More

3  Thank BorntocruiseUK
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

Large square surrounded by some attractive buildings but bustling with cars and lots of very noisy trams

Thank Alan W
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Nove Mesto (New Town)
Nearly 700 hundred metres long, Wenceslas Square
represents the most frequent and buzzing crossroads of
the city. The National Museum in the upper part of the
square watches over your spending spree in countless
shops and retail stores lining the entire square,
which ends at Na Příkopě, the most famous shopping
street. When tired or broke, you can explore the
city's underpasses, which can take you to the Old Town
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