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Piazza del Popolo

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The square’s fame spread worldwide over the years as a site for public executions, fairs, carnivals, games and competitions and as a symbol of Renaissance papal patronage. Place Managed by the Rome's Tourism Dept. in collaboration with //Avanti Concept Agency
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Daniela
Daniela
September 27, 2019
Piazza del Popolo, at the foot of the Pincio, with the 2 twin churches and the obelisk in the center of the Piazza. If you are not tired, keep walking towards "Via Cola di Rienzo" (shopping area) crossing the bridge over the Tiber river, otherwise take the metro at Piazzale Flaminio (right next to…
Alessandra
Alessandra
November 20, 2019
From Piazza del Popolo you can reach Spanish steps, Trevi fountain and many mote turistics sites.
Giovanni
Giovanni
July 22, 2019
Piazza del Popolo is a large urban square in Rome. The name in modern Italian literally means "People's Square", but historically it derives from the poplars (populus in Latin, pioppo in Italian) after which the church of Santa Maria del Popolo, in the northeast corner of the piazza, takes its name.
Mirco
Mirco
February 4, 2020
Piazza del Popolo Between the elegant Pincio, and the banks of the Tevere, Piazza del Popolo yawns into an enormous ellipse. Churches, fountains, monuments, and marble memoirs of historic events in Rome both ancient and modern tastefully embellish the square. Since antiquity, the city's Northern…
Gabriel
Gabriel
February 25, 2020
From Here and The Twin Church you are in The Hearth Of Rome Center

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Location
Roma, Lazio 00187
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