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Old Town, Lviv

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Listed as a World Heritage Site, Old Town serves as a showcase for Lviv's rich mixture of architectural styles and cultural influences. Spread over 120 hectares (300 acres) in the city, the historical core encompasses the old medieval center and features a host of churches, homes, and cathedrals. Wander the narrow streets and admire the mix of Baroque, neoclassical, and eastern-style buildings, a tribute to Lviv's place at a geographical crossroads within Europe. You'll find a wide array of shops, cafes, and eateries throughout. Don't miss seeing the Dormition Church, one of the city's centerpieces and home to a 17th-century tower. Head to the top of the former castle hill to get a sweeping view over the historical city from the viewing platform. Put Old Town into our Lviv travel itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • If you visit Lviv it's impossible not to go there.You can find many kind of restaurants,coffee shop and drink something. 
  • Walk on cenru Lviv you can in any weather, any frost in any mood-it only improves walking. I remembered the Centre of Berlin, but Berlin fall in love I couldn't-in contrast to Lviv.
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  • Lviv's old town is very beautiful. But there are some drawbacks. The impression that the city offers himself on the show. And so he is good. But compared with the Chernivtsi and Wroclaw.
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