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Town Square

This square is in the middle of the town. There isn’t anything overly special about it, it is quite... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Hard rock square

This central square is dedicated to Finland’s most famous hard rock group that won the Eurovision... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Mikael F
Vantaa, Finland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The main square of "city center" is lovely and has everything you need - cute cafes, restaurants, and local shops. It's a great place to grab lunch or breakfast!

Thank familiarandforeign
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This square is in the middle of the town. There isn’t anything overly special about it, it is quite plain and boring. There are some restaurants and shops around it.

Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Nice square in the city, with plenty of shops/coffee places and plaque on the wall which the band Lordi have inscribed (fun thing to do is have a photo taken with your hand in one of Lordi's handprints in the wall!)

Thank ghampson01
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This central square is dedicated to Finland’s most famous hard rock group that won the Eurovision Song Contest in 2006. Before that, the square was known as Sampo Square but was renamed to honor the band whose handprints are located at the bottom of a...More

Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 5 March 2018

There are fun shops and tons of restaurants in this area. Just walk around and enjoy. Souvenir hunters dream. Dress warm and have fun.

Thank thecolonel1215
Reviewed 4 March 2018

When we were there in the winter there was ice skating and an ice slide, at a reasonable price. There are also market stalls which sell various stuff.

Thank Mutley51
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

A small plaque on a similar coloured concrete looking base poorly titled this site. We walked past it a few times before noticing it on the bottom of an ugly tower outside a standard shopping centre. The square has a few nice cafes and shops...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Nice place surrounded by shops, easy to walk, Christmas decoration at the time of our visit and music from speakers.

Thank aacctraveller
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Passed this nice square everyday. Booths were selling all sorts of souvenirs. There was small ice skating rink there as well. Good to have a walk there.

Thank Veronique T
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Kids loved the snow piled up every few metres. They wanted to slide down them all! Picturesque in the snow, this has lots of restaurants and Lapland safari places - much like a colder, snowier Kathmandu! Still, in and of itself, it’s just a street.

Thank knmatt
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