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Nice town.

Cosenza is a nice town, although not much to do. We stopped there when we drove from Naples to... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2017
Mark D
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West Bloomfield, Michigan
Curiosity visit

Old consenza city, lots of attractions if you like to walk. I am here for work so I believe this... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2016
Melaninandalbinoid
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Bolzano, Italy
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Jul 23, 2018
“Nice place to walk around and enjoy the history”
Dec 19, 2017
“Wonderful historical centre”
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Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

It’s a great place to just walk around and enjoy the history. your surrounded by lots of history. So much beauty around here, but locals don’t seem to appreciate it as much as tourists.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank pieror472
Reviewed December 19, 2017

We were enthusiastic about the characteristic historical centre of Cosenza, its narrow and charming alleys, its historic buildings, its majestic churches..... We recommend to visit to everyone....Wonderful and Magic during the night !!

Date of experience: December 2017
5  Thank maryluongo
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Cosenza old town is shabby, dirty, run-down and just a little bit scary ... but it's wonderful ... alive with people getting on with their lives (singing, arguing, kids playing, people cooking supper etc) and it's what a lot of the better-known Italian old towns...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank TheHikingDude
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Cosenza is a nice town, although not much to do. We stopped there when we drove from Naples to Sicily.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Mark D
Reviewed August 1, 2016

Centro Storico is in a bit better shape than 3 years ago--a few more shops have opened but the city government is not devoting any attention to it and not near the potential it seemed to have in the 1990s. Yes the economy in Calabria...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank C8146VHjoans
Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Old consenza city, lots of attractions if you like to walk. I am here for work so I believe this is a good place to pass time. Take pictures and know more about vosenzs. Reggio calabra.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Melaninandalbinoid
Reviewed March 2, 2016

It is an interesting part of Cosenza. But it's a pity that nothing has been done to restore it and make it more attractive as a tourist destination.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank filtraveller
Reviewed January 18, 2016

This historic area is grossly overlooked and it appeared that no-one cared about it. There are great possibilities with such interesting old buildings and narrow streets however many buildings are in a shocking state of repair including the exterior of the cathedral. Just down from...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Betula103
Reviewed December 1, 2014 via mobile

winding streets and alleys intertwine up the hillside with hidden churches convents shops and taverns appearing in unexpected places. If you want to see REAL Italy and avoid the tourist traps then this is a must see destination

Date of experience: December 2014
4  Thank Drewreadi
Reviewed November 18, 2014

The old historic center of Cosenza is worth spending some time exploring. It's not fancy but a real town where people live and work.

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank Terry C
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