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We are on the Trans Siberian train on a 4 day stop over in Irkutsk
I have to be honest and say, that I did not think much of this area. There are nicer places to visit in Irkutsk
Everything seemed to be closer and...More
Even though the simple name 130 Kvartal does not look appealing, this new area in Irkutsk is definitely worthwhile for a nice stroll and a delicious dinner. You will find a lot of wooden houses, most of them quite new but built according the old...More
I had read so much about this area and oh boy how disappointing. If you are looking for bars, restaurants and shopping outlets this is the place for you. There are plenty of original wooden buildings throughout the city worth seeing. If your time is...More
If you want to see what some of the orginal houses would have looked like but with ugly signs all over them, then this place is for you. At the end of the street is a mall that is just like any you would find...More
Irkutsk is a large city, but having a done up fake wooden building street pedestrian area and shopping mall Modnyy Kvartal is a really nice touch to the city.
You can park anywhere on the road since there's no issue with ticketing along the road....More
This area is reserved for pedestrians.
There are plenty of different cafés, restaurants and stores.
Especially the huge shopping mall attracts many people also locals.
In the summer time there are also street musicians and you can sit outside.
I heard a lot about kvartal street so I took a walk from my hotel. When I travel I like touristy places as well as very authentic ones. It is a very nice area with coffee shops many restaurants and pubs. Souvenirs which I didn't...More
I stayed in this area for 3 - 4 nights. It's easy to go anywhere both in town and airport.
There're lots of nice and fine restaurant around, including shopping mall. So, it's nice place to stay after adventure in Olkhon as I did.