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“Looks Like a Wedding Cake”
Review of Piazza Venezia

Piazza Venezia
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Owner description: Close to many tourist attractions such as the Roman Forum and Capitol Hill, this large sunny square is the true hub of Rome, which features the impressive monument of King Vittorio Emmanuele II.
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Looks Like a Wedding Cake”
Reviewed November 1, 2012

Didn't really go in here. Difficult with prams. But standing outside this thing is huger than huge. How in the world did they build this and put those statutes on top. You can even see it from Villa Borghese which is probably 5km away????? Anyway its as white as white can be and literally looks like a 4tiered wedding cake. The statures around the side are also amazing and the details.

Visited July 2012
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“One of the best views in Rome!”
Reviewed October 28, 2012 via mobile

This definitely a place you should visit when in Rome! It's fantastic! And if you look at end on the road aside you have the colosseum!

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Cork, Ireland
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“Terrific views”
Reviewed October 26, 2012

Amazing views of the enormous marble monument with the colosseum in the distance, but watch out for the insane traffic in the hectic spot, especially during rush hour

Visited October 2012
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Kent UK
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“Piazza itself nothing to write home about”
Reviewed October 22, 2012

Piazza itself nothing to write home about, way to busy with traffic, but the sights around make it a must stop venu

Visited October 2012
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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“The Wedding Cake”
Reviewed October 16, 2012

This is an awesome site and one you can not miss. Wonderful bronze figures to the front and on the top of the building. Their is a a place you can eat and drink half way up the building as you enter from the rear and you can get a lift to the top of the building (costs about Euro 7 per adult) but is well worth it for the views and opportunity to get some great pictures of the city. Whilst visiting this fantastic site, you must visit the Church at the rear of the building, it is beautiful and you will not regret doing this.

Visited October 2012
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