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Impressive piazza

The cathedral occupies one side of the Duomo piazza which is an imposing square surrounded by... read more

Reviewed May 26, 2018
Michael R
Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

The square is very historic and the buildings are more interesting on the outside than inside. The... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful cathedral on a very nice square. Very nicely lid up in the night. Nicely decorated inside.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

It is a very nice square, with some stories that are worth knowing, ranging from the Templars and going through the more recents facts related to the Balcanic wars.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Honesty Brindisi has a lot of work to do as the town outside of the center is not welcoming at all and looks dodgy. The cathedral is probably one of the few reasons to visit Brindisi as it is massive, quite hidden inside the old...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018

The cathedral occupies one side of the Duomo piazza which is an imposing square surrounded by historic buildings. The inside of the cathedral is somewhat plain compared to other Italian cathedrals but nevertheless worth visiting. It has a quite, peaceful ambience. The cathedral was originally...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Michael R
Reviewed November 13, 2017

This place has really touched my heart. The piazza outside and the buildings and the column in the centre are very beautiful and special, almost magical, in the night and impressive in the day. Watch out for cars, crossing piazza from different directions, though.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

The square is very historic and the buildings are more interesting on the outside than inside. The virgin in the column is serene against the blue sky

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

It is old and impressive and not designed for tourists but it is worth seeing. Inside was plain bit outside it is quite impressive.Walk towards the harbor on Corso giuseppe garibaldi , take a left Piazza Vittorio Emanuele and walk along the water until you...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed March 16, 2017

This cathedral, dedicated to Teodosio was built originally nearly 1000 years ago but it was nearly destroyed by an earthquake 300 years ago and partially by the allied bombing in 1944. It has been reconstructed with a mixed style and it is attractive, especially for...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed July 26, 2016

In the summer you can see many different Italian weddings. One of the most interesting things I ever saw

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 620eliasm
Reviewed June 12, 2016

Delightful place to hand around and walk around in a very comfortable location. Easy to spend a few hours around here

Date of experience: June 2016
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