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Old July 30th, 2012, 06:56 PM   #161
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Plaza Independencia, Montevideo

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Plaza Indendencia Montevideo por j.o.h.n. walker, en Flickr

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Old July 30th, 2012, 07:18 PM   #162
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Plaza Independencia Montevideo Uruguay por cristinask, en Flickr

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Montevideo, que lindo que te veo!!! por Pablo R. Martínez, en Flickr

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Old August 28th, 2012, 11:47 PM   #163
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Plaza de España, Sevilla!!
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Old August 29th, 2012, 07:27 AM   #164
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Luža square, Dubrovnik

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Old December 23rd, 2012, 06:57 PM   #165
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Originally Posted by Jan View Post
Thanks all for voting. With this feedback we are actually able to compose a top 32. These will go one on one in the square cup.

01. Red Square, Moscow
02. Times Square, New York City
03. Trafalgar Square, London
04. La Grand-Place, Brussels
05. Piazza San Pietro, Vatican City
06. Piazza San Marco, Venice
07. Plaza de España, Seville
08. Piazza Navona, Roma
09. Staroměstské náměstí, Prague
10. Tiananmen Square, Beijing
11. Zócalo, Mexico City
12. Palace Square, St. Petersburg
13. Rynek Główny, Kraków
14. Dam Square, Amsterdam
15. Place de la Concorde, Paris
16. Ploscha Svobody, Kharkiv
17. Peace Gardens, Sheffield
18. Federation Square, Melbourne
19. Naghshe-jahan, Esfahan, Iran
20. Independence Square, Minsk
21. Independence Square, Kyiv
22. Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto
23. Piazza del Campo, Sienna
24. Plaça de Catalunya, Barcelona
25. Piazza Duomo, Milan
26. Union Square, New York
27. Place des Vosges, Paris
28. Town Hall Aquare, Riga
29. Shibuya Square, Tokyo
30. Rockefeller Plaza, New York
31. Jemaa el-Fnaa, Marrakech
32. Plaza Mayor, Madrid
When will this 'square cup' take place?
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Old January 26th, 2013, 04:53 PM   #166
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GEORGE SQUARE GLASGOW

apart from the red tarmac George Square in Glasgow is decent, on three sides at least. Had to find any pictures which d it justice, i've been there and it feels like a real city square.


[IMG]http://www.tumblr.com/photo/1280/****yeahglasgow/751567759/1/tumblr_l4sx0yIQQA1qaa1hm[/IMG]

in the days before it was tarmac and chewing gum
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Old February 4th, 2013, 10:29 PM   #167
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I understand the list of top 32 squares is already closed. Nonetheless, I want to show you another one, which may not be known for many of you.

Bolivar Square, Bogotá - Colombia (South America)

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(1) The National Mall, Washington DC.
(2) Trafalgar Square, London
(3) Times Square, New York City.
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Old February 6th, 2013, 11:46 PM   #169
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Naghsh-i Jahan Square, Isfahan, Iran

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