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amazing town

We visited Cortona while staying at villa La Mucchia at the foot of the town. it is the nicest... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Hometuscany
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Cortona, Italy
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Stop and Relax Along the Piazza

Piazza Della Repubblica is the main piazza in Cortona. It’s a great place to sit and people watch... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2018
Katherine8183
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Auburn, New York
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All reviews gelato watch the world beautiful square lovely shops city hall great place to people watch main square under the tuscan sun delightful place steps leading talented guitarist flea market to sit and people watch clock tower wine shop free wine tasting italian town
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited Cortona while staying at villa La Mucchia at the foot of the town. it is the nicest panorama I ever saw, as well as the place of the lord of cortona during the past centuries.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Piazza Della Repubblica is the main piazza in Cortona. It’s a great place to sit and people watch. Many restaurant and shops along the Piazza to enjoy. We loved Cortona!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

A perfect location in Italy! The town, people restaurants and shops are lovely and a place that shouldn’t be missed. Location is a perfect place to visit nearby towns on day trips. Our three week vacation this summer based in Cortona was full of wonderful...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Great piazza with restaurants,gelato and a supermarket. I found a great fruit store where the owner selected the best peaches for me. Some great shopping around this area.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

When you in Cortona thier lots to see ,get a map best go around by foot .And if you would like to longer Casa Kita bnb ,is a must 😊😊😊

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

The center of town and a great place to get a gelato and sit on the steps and just watch the world go by.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

This is a lovely center of the town of Cortona. There is always a free wine tasting going on and usually other foodie events. We were able to attend the chocolate festival!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

This piazza with buildings that seem untouched for well over a hundred years is one of the important meeting places in this wonderful small town. Every tourist will come here and be enchanted

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

The central square of the city has been the meeting point for its citizens since Roman times, when Forum was located here. Today, it still has a medieval style and atmosphere with the beautiful Palazzo del Capitano as its central building. It is a great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Borzov
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Only a small Piazza. The main meeting place in town. Not much to see. Mainly shops for tourists. The restaurants and cafes are in the other streets and piazzas.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from Ed B | Reviewed this property |
Don't know if there's a hotel on the Piazza itself. It is a great place to visit regardless of the time of year. We stayed at a villa that was literally a 10 minute walk from the Piazza - Fonte al Vento which I would... More
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