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Avenue du General de Gaulle

Avenue de Gaulle | C'est 1 avenue commerciale., Cayenne 97300, French Guiana
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Main street of town

This essentially would be their version of the High Street. Here are many public services... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Everette I
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Hangzhou, China
via mobile
Boring Architecture

Just another busy street with nothing special about it except too much traffic. Main though fare of... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
scotworldtraveller
,
Scotland
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This main thoroughfare is packed with hotels, eateries and boutiques.
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good23%
  • Average38%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible6%
Jan 22, 2018
“Main street of town”
Jul 18, 2016
“Boring Architecture”
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Avenue de Gaulle | C'est 1 avenue commerciale., Cayenne 97300, French Guiana
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This essentially would be their version of the High Street. Here are many public services, restaurants, and small shops.

Thank Everette I
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

Just another busy street with nothing special about it except too much traffic. Main though fare of the town.

Thank scotworldtraveller
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Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

For every need just go here lol it's truly a one stop shop! There's Phone companies, boutiques, bars, restaurants, parking spots, hotels, clubs and most importantly the police station! So you can have fun and still be protected...

Thank Geanell C
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Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

There are many shops selling cheap stuff, mostly from China, at inflated prices, and places to eat. A stroll here will give you a good sense of local life, but it is no Rue Faubourg.

Thank Film G
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Reviewed 29 October 2015

As the capital of French Guyana, this is a typical shopping street. Plenty of bargins and choice. Designer outlets and Chinese shops abound. Also places to buy jewelry and watches. Shopping malls also on the outskirts like Carreforour , and homeware shops. You would need...More

2  Thank sue C
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Reviewed 23 October 2014

This is just another street - nothing of particular merit - there are plenty of examples of colonial architecture in surrounding streets.

1  Thank OceanWanderer
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Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

No particular features of this road that make it especially interesting. The section near the main square is perhaps slightly more attractive but really it's not a tourist attraction in itself.

1  Thank KGB777
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Reviewed 15 October 2012

Ave de Gaulle is the shopping heart of Cayenne center but is simply a somewhat wider two lane street with drab 3-4 story buildings and street level shops. There is nothing of architectural interest or visual excitment. Surprisingly, there are more higher end stores than...More

3  Thank rgbob
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