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Piazza Tasso

Sorrento, Italy
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Ranked #6 of 28 Attractions in Sorrento
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 NEW

just like most other piazzas in Italy that intersect a main road, this one is very loud, very busy and always lots of cars and people! But that's Italy and that's why we enjoy visiting these piazzas and watching the world go by....police on every corner so no issues as far as not feeling safe...

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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 NEW

We stayed in a hotel right in the Piazza - seldom quiets down - lots of great people watching. Horse drawn carriage rides, with cars and Vespas darting in and out everywhere when it's not closed to traffic. Watch your step when crossing - lots of fast vehicles.

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UK
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71 reviews 71 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 NEW

This is a great place to sit, relax and watch the world go by. There are numerous pavement cafes and restaurants to choose from. Lots of lovely shops are close by and it's right on the edge of the historical centre of Sorrento. If you visit Sorrento you'll certainly come across this central spot! Take the opportunity to gaze out... More

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Hove, United Kingdom
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72 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 NEW

Take your life into your hands as you dash across the busy road. The whole of Sorrento seems to meet here, This is Italy at its chaotic best moped , cars , buses and people all crowd onto the roads. You can just stand and watch it all happen on the pavement above the tiny road down to the harbour.

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 NEW

Lots going on, people moving in all directions. Learn how to cross the road without getting run over by taking note from any of the cafes and bars which look on to the square and all that is going on. In fact, best of all just sit and watch, before walking in virtually any direction to something interesting.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 NEW

Definitely the place to people watch in Sorrento! Great place to find a bar and watch the world go by especially on a Sunday morning when all the Italians are dressed up and parading. Watch out for he traffic though, crossing the road is taking your life in your own hands!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 NEW

Busy place! Two things that impressed me the most: 1. The view of Marina Piccola and open sea. It is absolutely spectacular view from the little bridge close to the American Bar. 2. Palazzo Jannuzzi store where you can see the most impressive samples of Sorrento fine arts: wooden inlaid musical boxes, chess sets, furniture, paintings, amazing ceramics, etc. It... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

A lively and beautiful square in the town centre that is somewhat spoiled by the traffic fumes. It was much better on the Sunday as the traffic is redirected and it appears to be so much better.

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Sorrento, Italy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW

Busy square... Lovely restaurants and bars.. Road can be busy But a hub of activity ... Little train can be taken from here around Sorrento.. Good shopping

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Everything happens here. On our first weekend there was even a free open air symphony concert put on by the local police.

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