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Lovely place very quaint they are doing a fair amount of repairs here but able to get around quite... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Jaci W
Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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Back in time

Narrow lanes, with half-timbered houses on either side which are also home to some intriguing... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Franz M
Saalfelden am Steinernen Meer, Austria
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Rue de la Boucherie, 87000 Limoges, France
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All reviews old town cobbled streets half timbered houses real step back in time quaint shops small church food market free museum historic area de la lovely place well worth a visit quarter boucherie chapel architecture rue
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fascinating area to discover. Take the time to stop and look up, study the individual buildings and their facades. Look for the original meat hooks still evident, look near the rooves to see the tannery loft in each property. Be careful on the cobbles though...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

The old rue/street quarter of butchers' families' wooden and clayed housee, still standing today. A Unesco heritage site, in the small charming city of Limoges. The neighborhood is much more alive at night with the open bars/pubs, making it a must place to.visit with friends.

Thank Laurice M
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Interesting buildings surrounded by modern shopping a bit of a disappointment as there are so many old and interesting towns to visit. For train buffs the station is worth a visit sadly they were on strike when we did.

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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely place very quaint they are doing a fair amount of repairs here but able to get around quite easily.

Thank Jaci W
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We spent a lot of time around the historic rue de la Boucherie. The architecture was lovely and sitting in the square was a fantastic way to spend an evening. There has been a fire recently in one of the key properties - refurbishment work...More

3  Thank Dan K
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We have visited the Boucherie area several times before but a recent fire caused a lot of damage. This is now being repaired so best to avoid till another day.

2  Thank Malcolm H
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful!!! I felt like in my home town (Klaipeda in Lithuania), where we have same style of houses, but much less... Worth to hang around, meet people, stop for a drink.

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Narrow lanes, with half-timbered houses on either side which are also home to some intriguing restaurants.

Thank Franz M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Quartier de la Boucherie in Limoges is a msut see part of the city. Away from th hustle of a region commercial city this is a nice relief from the busy streets eleswhere. Take time to visit the old shops restruaunts and bars in the...More

1  Thank BrianK-Limoges
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Famous for its porceline, Limoges also offers this attractive historics quarter (the Boucherie village)as part of a historical walk including cathedrals, bridges, the second 'underground' town and 'Art nouveau' railway station. A must-visit is the butchers quarter surrounding the Rue de la Boucherie, with its...More

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Response from MandyMe1961 | Reviewed this property |
We were there in November and parking seemed to be a particular problem in the inner city. Not sure about outside the city as we stayed right in the centre in an hotel and travelled in by taxi from the airport.