Colonne Terminali della Via Appia

Colonne Terminali della Via Appia, Brindisi: Address, Colonne Terminali della Via Appia Reviews: 4.5/5

Colonne Terminali della Via Appia

Colonne Terminali della Via Appia
4.5
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Guido S
Duiven, The Netherlands3,114 contributions
Jun 2021 • Couples
Impressive to read the history imaging you being in the past when the via Appia was build and these colossus were the first things people arriving in Italy would see
Written July 6, 2021
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Milton Kanno
Sao Paulo, SP10,063 contributions
Sep 2019
One of the best or the best spot to view the port and the all the Cruize ships along the way. Sunset or Sunrise are also free attractions along this big stairs way, there is room for eveyone cause it is a long alley. If you have something to eat like gelatto or canoli, or any kind of drink, fun will be complete. Great experience.
Written July 2, 2020
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The Big Gay Podcast from Puglia
Puglia, Italy653 contributions
Jun 2020
Here lie the remains of the two Roman columns that marked the end of the Appian Way; the historic roadway that led all the way from Rome. Looking lost and abandoned at the top of Virgil’s staircase they reflect the atmosphere that Brindisi exudes. They do however nod to the history of Brindisi and its strategic position on the Adriatic.
Written June 7, 2020
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Pardo M
Montreal, Canada130 contributions
Feb 2020 • Couples
These two columns, one that still stands but has been rebuilt, pay testimony to the Romans. This was literally the end of the Appian Way.
Written February 1, 2020
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motozak
Vienna, Austria502 contributions
Jan 2020 • Solo
Very nice place . You cannot miss it . Very well mainted and cool . Nice view in the port . Don’t forget your camera
Written January 26, 2020
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Velayutham Gopal
6 contributions
Oct 2019
Our final dinner at this place was perfect -- a variety of seafood, pasta, and great customer service!
Written November 4, 2019
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Orpheus_65
Lecce, Italy114 contributions
Aug 2019
A suggestive place, one of the two columns is on the spot, the other one is in Lecce, but the place remains extremely suggestive; from the staircase you can look at the sea and you can imagine that it's the same sea that the Romans looked at 2300 years ago..
Written August 19, 2019
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AKC60
Reigate, UK67 contributions
Jul 2019
I've now walked both ends of the Appian Way - a little bit of history ticked off. The head of one of the columns - the fallen one, of course - is in the local library and is well worth a look. No scholar of ancient Rome should miss this monument.
There's a small museum nearby, at the bottom of the steps, that's free. Great if you like an ancient Greek urn or Roman pot.
Written August 8, 2019
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Gmglcfc
Kirby Muxloe, UK287 contributions
Jul 2019 • Couples
Ancient Roman stone column marking the end of the 560 km Appian Way which started at the Forum in Rome. So, a must see on a trip to Brindisi !

Easy to find. From here can easily walk to other historical sites which are well signed. Hardly anyone around when we visited in late afternoon . Was really surprised that the general area was quite attractive and certainly clean, with little traffic, not what we had perceived it likely to be .
Written August 7, 2019
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Peter G
Sydney, Australia1,119 contributions
Jul 2019 • Couples
The Appian Way has so much history and the columns make the start (or end). They are at the top of a beautiful set of stairs leading down to the port. It’s a great meeting point with wonderful views and a pleasant breeze.
Written July 2, 2019
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