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Piazza Ercole

89861 Tropea, Italy
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Ranked #5 of 19 Attractions in Tropea
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Darlington, County Durham
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23 reviews 23 reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

By finding this Piazza, you find the centre of the Centro Storico and all those visual treats that you are searching for in Tropea. So elegant!

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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Why not sit at any of the cafés and sample a Tartufo di Pizzo ice cream bomb? Or a large aperol spritz, or refreshing beer and watch all the locals and tourists mingling in a pretty harmonious spot. It's a lovely town which manages happily to take the hoards and mix them together whilst still retaining its charm. A great... More

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

I visited "Piazza Ercole" in the evening and I was fascinated by this place... beautiful streets, cafes, restaurants ... you can taste authentic Italian foods...are really excellent I love them, local specialty Torfuffo that is ice cream filled with chocolate cream or just sit with a cup of italian coffee or good glass of wine and look back passers ...... More

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Waterloo, Canada
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286 reviews 286 reviews
142 attraction reviews
352 helpful votes 352 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Piazza Ercole is a perfect place to grab a tartuffo and people watch. There are several cafes and restaurants to choose from to sit down and enjoy a meal or some coffee or dessert. The place gets quite busy in the evening (during the day between 12 and 4, it is quite dead, as this is siesta time). The atmosphere... More

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

What a delight to stroll around in Tropea at Piazza Ercole , the feeling of relaxation is in the air!

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margaret river
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

Tropea is an ancient city in calabria It is interesting and with beautiful Historical buildings the walls that were used to protect the city s date back to 1000AD there is a maze of porticoes, courtyards, luxuriant gardens, steep steps and quaint lanes that run up to lovely, elegant small squares. The eighteenth-century Tocco mansion should also be seen, Also... More

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Old Bethpage, New York
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2011

A lively piazza with many places to eat and sit. Active with people all day and gets very busy at night! A lovely place to visit and stroll around.

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