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Piazza della Repubblica

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Address: Piazza della Repubblica, Rome, Italy
Phone Number: 39060608
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Another impressive landmark in heart of Rome, walking distance from Termini ( central station). Worth the visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Another impressive landmark in heart of Rome, walking distance from Termini ( central station). Worth the visit.

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Pekanbaru, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Just short visit during our 3 days in Rome... but Rome is one of the most beautiful city in the world. Love the building, and Piazza della repubbilca was stunning

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Nothing special, we made up a walking tour of Rome starting at our apartment and this piazza was our first stop. We were underwhelmed and disappointed. It's a busy place full of cars and buses. Although there is a fountain in the centre and some of the buildings around it are nice I wouldn't advise making an effort to visit... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

This place has been rebuilt a bunch of times. The Bernini fountain in the middle is amazing, like anything else designed by Bernini. This is where Via Nazionale (Rome's version of 5th Avenue in Manhattan) begins. The semi-circular buildings stand in sharp contrast of the usual Roman piazza design. If your hotel is near Termini, you can walk over here.... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

A not too special Piazza, but right in the middle is a splendid fountain, four Nymphs the Nymph of the Lake riding a swam, Nymph of the Rivers on a monster, Nymph of the Ocean riding a horse, Nymph of the underground waters riding a dragon. The center figure represents Mans dominion over Nature. Great to make photos but watch... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Easy to get to as there is a metro station directly below. The piazza is crescent shaped with impressive buildings on either arm with a fountain in the middle.Opposite is the Church of Santa Maria degli Angeli. It is also a good start of point to walk down the Via Nazionale to the Vittorio Emmanuels monument

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for shopping. There are some high end shops located in the centre of the piazza with eataly being the one to definitely see. If you're into food, eataly is a shop as well as restaurant worth a visit. There is a beautiful fountain at the centre. Along the side streets you'll find the usual touristy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Beautiful fountains in front of termini train station , a mark point for walk touring ,around this square there are some nice hotels,

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Formerly known (and still commonly called) as the Piazza dell’Esedra, due to the large exedra of the Baths of Diocletian, this is a stern and dignified semicircle of buildings with great arcades that makes it a nice place to stroll around, despite of the traffic around the square.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

A wonderful Piazza, where you can walk and admire the amazing buildings! You may also enjoy a cup of coffee!

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