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Address: Corso Umberto, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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Nice shops

Often very crowded but lots of shops to visit and stroll around. Often they have street entertainers Its has a great range of places to eat and drink to suit all range of pockets... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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258 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Often very crowded but lots of shops to visit and stroll around. Often they have street entertainers Its has a great range of places to eat and drink to suit all range of pockets and prices

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

First off this is very crowd during high time (1100-1800) However if you can manage to fit in with all the tour groups and guilds, then you'll love Corso Umberto. There were two separate wedding ceremonies during our walk. This made it even more beautiful. Lovely architecture and views.

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Ashtead,Surrey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Busy and full of hustle and bustle. Lots of shops, bars and restaurants and points of interest. We strolled up and down night and day and loved every minute.

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Athlone, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely place for an evening stroll, loads of restaurants and shops. Very picturesque. Check prices of menus before going in to restaurants.

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Thank KathyMcD208
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You have to see the Corso Umberto to believe it. It is like. Film set. I was first here ( a long time ago) when I was 17 years old... It is busier now, but still magical.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the Main Street throu Taormina with three gates, the first is Porta Messina, the middle gate is the clock tower and then Porta Catania. There are at least four churches along the street all worth a look. You can meander off the Main Street around the many side streets, which have loads of lovely restaurants and shops. Corso... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Only time to visit is first thing, just after sun-up. Rest of the day a crowded and busy place. Great if you like expensive shopping! Use it as access to find the more interesting parts of Taormina - just take any alleyway or steps off to the left or right and follow your nose.

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Thank PolarRoot
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This long main shopping street is where all designer labels are to be found, not just clothes but also jewellery, local pottery and the like. There are are also a wide variety of places to stop for a drink or to have something to eat, but we found the best places to eat are off the main road either up... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very touristy, but it's the place to stroll in Taormina. Many shops and some upscale boutiques. Restaurants abound throughout. It's limited to pedestrians, so safer than walking on some of the side streets.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you or your partner like shopping while on hols then if in Taormina this is the Main Street with all wanted in this area. At nite time most streets of this area are full with hungry patrons and what goes with that.... But a must when in this region

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