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Great European Neighborhoods

While there are many of the world famous tourists sites to see amongst Europe’s cities these are also the home to millions of people. Over the centuries neighborhoods within these cities have developed their own unique identities. A visit to these areas will reflect a culture and ambiance of the city you won’t experience by just visiting the famous tourists sites. These areas are communities within themselves with incredible architecture, shopping, restaurants, accommodations, night life, parks and more.

Many of these areas have experienced a renaissance in the last few decades. Some areas that where industrial areas or just the seedy parts of the city have gone through a re-gentrefication. Some have become the in places to be with the young and hip, reflecting the Bohemian lifestyle that Europe has had a reputation for over the decades.

These areas can be great alternatives to find accommodations when visiting these cities. Many aren’t as crowded as the high tourists areas and are easily accessible with public transportation. Hop on a bus, tram or metro into one of these areas and realize there is another side to these exciting and wonderful cities.
Here are some of the most visited cities and their neighborhoods.

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Vienna

  • Dobling
  • Hietzing
  • Inner City
  • Josefstadt
  • Leopoldstadt
  • Margareten
  • Mariahilf
  • Neubau
  • Old University Quarter
  • Ottakring
  • Prater
  • Serviten Quarter
  • Wahring
  • Wieden

Salzburg

  • Altstadt
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Antwerp

  • Borgerhout
  • Chinatown
  • Het Eilnadje
  • Het Zuid
  • Zurenborg
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Sofia

  • Sredets
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Dubrovnik

  • Old Town
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Prague

  • Holesovice
  • Hradčany
  • Josefov
  • Letná 
  • Malá Strana
  • Nové Město (New Town)
  • Stare Město (Old Town)
  • Vinohrady
  • Vrošvice
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Copenhagen

  • Amager
  • Christianhavn
  • Frederiksberg
  • Indre By (Inner City)
  • Kødbyen (Meatpacking Dist.)
  • Nørrebro
  • Nyhavn
  • Oesterbro
  • Vesterbro
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Tallinn

  • Kadriorg
  • Kalamaja
  • Pirita
  • Old Town
  • Rocca al Mare
  • Uus Maailm
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Helsinki

  • Itäkeskus
  • Kallio
  • Suomenlinna
  • Töölö
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Paris 

  • Bastille
  • Batignolles
  • Belleville
  • Bercy
  • Canal Saint-Martin
  • Champs Élysées
  • Faubourg-Saint-Germain
  • Ile de la Cité
  • Ile Saint-Louis
  • Latin Quarter
  • Left Bank (Rive Gauche)
  • Le Marais
  • Les Halles
  • Montmartre
  • Montparnasse
  • Oberkampf
  • Opèra-Grand Boulevards
  • Right Bank ( Rive Droite)
  • Saint-Germain-des-Près
  • Saint-Sulpice
  • South Pigalle
  • Trocadero
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Berlin

  • Alt-Trepow
  • Bergmannkiez
  • Charlottenburg
  • Friedrichshain
  • Kreuzberg
  • Moabit
  • Mitte
    • Wedding
  • Neukölln
  • Prenzlauer Berg
  • Schoenberg
  • Wannsee
  • Zehlendorf

Leipzip

  • Plagwitz

Munich 

  • Altstadt
  • Bogenhausen
  • Glockenback
  • Haidhausen
  • Maxvorstadt
  • Neuhausen
  • Nymphenburg
  • Olympiapark
  • Schwabing
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Athens

  • Exarchia
  • Monastiraki
  • Pangrati
  • Plaka
  • Psiri
  • Syntagma
  • Thissio / Makriyanni
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Budapest

  • Belváros (inner city)
  • Erzsebetvaráros (Jewish Dist.)
  • Ferencváros
  • Józsefváros
  • Lipótváros 
  • Margaret Island
  • Terézváros
  • Várkerület (Castle Dist.)
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Dublin

  • Ballsbridge
  • Liberties
  • Merrion & Fitzwilliam Square
  • North Quays
  • Old City
  • Portobello
  • Smithfield
  • St. Stephen’s Green
  • Temple Bar
  • Trinity College
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Milan

  • Bicocca
  • Brera
  • Centro Storico
  • Citti Studi
  • Isola
  • Navigli
  • Porta Romana
  • Porta Venezia
  • Stazione Centrale
  • Zona Tortona

Rome

  • Aventine
  • Esquilino
  • Ludovsi
  • Monteverde
  • Monti
  • Pigneto
  • Prati
  • Ostiense
  • San Lorenzo
  • Testaccio
  • Trastevere
  • Trevi
  • Vatican / Borgo

Venice 

  • Campo Marzio
  • Cannaregio
  • Castello
  • Dorsoduro
  • Giudecca
  • Lido
  • San Marco
  • San Polo
  • Santa Croce
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Riga

  • Agenskalns
  • Mežaparks
  • Miera Iela 
  • Old Town
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Vilnius

  • Old Town
  • Užupis
  • Žvėrynas
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  • Fontvielle
  • La Condamine
  • Moneghetti
  • Monte-Carlo
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Amsterdam

  • Bos en Lommer & De Baarsjes
  • Centrum
  • Dam Square
  • De Pijp
  • De Plantage
  • De Wallen (Red Light)
  • Jordaan
  • NDSM
  • Noord
  • Oost
  • Oud West
  • Oud Zuid
  • Westerpark
  • Zuidoost
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Oslo

  • Grünerløkka
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Krakow

  • Kazimierz
  • Stare Miasto (Old Town)
  • Stare Podgórze

Warsaw

  • Mokotów
  • Praga
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Lisbon

  • Alcântara
  • Alfama
  • Barrio Alto
  • Parque das Nações 
  • Principe Real

Porto

  • Baixa
  • Foz do Douro
  • Miguel Bombarda
  • Ribeira
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Bucharest

  • Cotroceni
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Moscow

  • Khamovniki
  • Kitay-Gorod
  • Zamoskvorechye

St. Petersburg

  • Nevsky Prospekt
  • Petrogradskaya
  • Vasilievsky Island
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Belgrade

  • Savamala
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Bratislava

  • Stare Mesto
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Ljubljana

  • Metelkova
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Barcelona

  • Barceloneta
  • Barri Gòthic
  • Cituadella/ Vila Olimpica
  • Eixample
  • El Born
  • El Poble-sec
  • El Raval
  • Gràcia
  • La Rambla
  • Montjuic
  • Poblenou

Madrid

  • Barrio de las Letras
  • Chamberi
  • Chueca
  • GranVía 
  • Huertas
  • La Latina
  • Las Salesas
  • Lavapiés
  • Malasaña
  • Moncloa & Arguelles
  • Puerta Del Sol 
  • Salamanca

Seville

  • Alameda
  • Feria
  • Macarena
  • Santa Cruz
  • Triana
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Stockholm

  • Djurgården
  • Gamla Stan
  • Östermalm
  • Södermalm
  • Vasastan
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Zürich

  • City Centre
  • Langstrasse
  • Niederdorf
  • Zürich West
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Istanbul

  • Arnavutköy
  • Balat
  • Besiktas
  • Beyoglu
  • Çukurcuma
  • Galata
  • Grand Bazzar
  • Karaköy
  • Moda
  • Sisli
  • Sultanahmet
  • Üsküdar
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Kiev

  • Dniprovskyi
  • Holosiivskyi
  • Pecherskyi
  • Podilskyi
  • Shevchenkivskyi
  • Solomianskyi
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London

  • Belgravia
  • Bloomsbury
  • Brixton
  • Camden Town
  • Canary Wharf
  • Chelsea
  • Clerkenwell
  • Covent Garden
  • Fitzrovia
  • Greenwich
  • Hampstead
  • Holbron
  • Kensington
  • Knightsbridge
  • Maryleborne
  • Mayfair
  • Notting Hill
  • Pimilco
  • Shoreditch
  • Soho
  • South Bank
  • St. James
  • Trafalgar/ Embankment
  • Westminster
  • Whitechapel

Manchester

  • Ancoats
  • Chorlton
  • West Didsbury
  • Whalley Range
Northern Ireland
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Edinburgh

  • Leith
  • New Town
  • Old Town