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All reviews cobbled streets old town boutique shops beautiful city cafes and restaurants window shopping great shopping interesting shops great architecture on foot wander around flemish style art museum city centre sunny day people watch the grand place
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Brief visit with the wife on a trip to Lille, enjoy every moment to know a place and the culture of that city

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Artur D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Remarkably restored, the Old Town enchants the eyes with its flamboyant architecture designs . The softly dare facades that set off the exuberance and profusion of their decoration. 17th century architecture is an invitation to saunter ; so look up to appreciate the perfect harmony...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely old square with some lovely buildings. Great to walk around or get a coffee and watch the world go buy. Have been before and would go again.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lorna M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Discover nice little streets with beautiful historical architecture and lots of small independent shops 💙🌼❤ the best spot in Lille! We even found the local market on the Sunday morning full of French delicatessen 🙂

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MrElenaCrd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The centre of Lille and the old town area is much more historical than I had realised. The old town is quite a large area and I would definitely recommend obtaining a map. The cobbled streets and pavements are uneven at best and not always...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great city, well worth the visit, and so easy to get to on Eurostar. Huge range of restaurants and good shopping. The Musee des Beaux Arts is fabulous - many great paintings.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank StephenS4995
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The facades of buildings in the city are historic and a joy to behold. Lovely old churches too, some undergoing restoration. Lille is the perfect location to hire a car and travel to the Battlefields which are very close just an hours drive away. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Donna S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Medieval houses, cobbled streets, beautiful shops, cosy bars, great restaurants....what’s not to like! Lille has all these and more. Start at the Grand Place and wander into the old town to discover lovely architecture at every turn.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Johnbuyer2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting Lille I would highly recommend visiting the old town. With its boutique shops and amazing streets, this is a place to wonder around and enjoy. There are lots of places to eat and drink and watch the world go by. Just...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Railteacher
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took a train from Paris to Lille. Very Metropolitan and Beautiful City. Uber was great in getting around and nice train ride to the City.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Response from Trekker2020 | Reviewed this property |
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9 January 2018|
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Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
The Lille Europe train station is closer to the local shopping centre while Gard de Lille is closer to the old city. That said, you will still need to walk another 5-10 minutes to get to the more appealing parts of the old... More
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
Go to de Rode Koe or any Pain Qoutidien. De rode koe is known for it's vegetarien menu