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Centro Storico

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Address: 00185 Rome, Italy
Phone Number: +39 06 0608
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This section of Rome is filled with a tangle of narrow streets, which...

This section of Rome is filled with a tangle of narrow streets, which offers some of the finest examples of Roman classical and Baroque architecture and style.

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Busy, crowded place

it's a crowded place but still very beautiful to just walk around and see the buildings and architects.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

it's a crowded place but still very beautiful to just walk around and see the buildings and architects.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A hop on- hop off bus is the best way to have a general view of the centro storico. Try the roof top if not a cold day

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

the best way to visit Rome is by walk. This city is a open-air museum. It is so nice to walk around and look all building , the famous square ( Piazza di Spagna, Piazza Navona, Piazza della repubblica etc.) It is something unique wto walk arounf the Foro Romano. It is like to go back 2.000 years

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Malia, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is a very nice place,busy place and walking around is very special.I liked it and I recommend people to visit it.

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really impressive place.get there as early as possible as its very busy especially afternoon.only had half an hour to look around as we were on a tour.would defo come back but need more time

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's such a lovely place to have a stroll around, you just need to walk up and down the side streets to see such beautiful architecture and the cobbled streets. It's different by night so go again! Wear sensible shoes though as we ended up walking about 10 miles but was such a joy. Grab a drink in a cafe/bar... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the center of Rome is interesting to walk through because of the historic value of it... the diversity in architecture, art and the various beautiful shops make it very pleasant to be..

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The historical centre of Rome is unique in the world. It is at one time relaxing, enriching, but at the same time need energy and time to cover the vast area. One gets an impression of coming out a school after visiting the Centro storico.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love walking the streets here. The main streets, the side streets, by day or night. It's all good. To breath in the sights and sounds, all are my favorite moments of visiting Rome.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i loved the place and the beautiful buildings, I think this area is where you will spend most of your time and enjoy it .

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A non-stop photo and souvenir opportunity, Trevi is all about action. From early morning through the wee hours, the piazza surrounding Trevi Fountain hosts a never-ending flow of tourists hoping to make a wish or take a selfie. Clever restaurants, charming gelaterias, uncanny bars, kitsch shops, and a range of hotels make up the local landscape. Beneath the bustle are the remains of an ancient neighborhood that you can visit by heading over to a repertoire cinema and asking for a peek underground. There is something for everyone, but if peace and quiet are what you seek, plan to visit in the early morning hours.
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