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Piazza dell'Esquilino

Piazza dell'Esquilino | Piazza Esquilino, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Easily missed

This square located at the back of the massive Basilica Santa Maria Maggiore is easily missed as... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
JnVSydney
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Sydney
Break with a view

If you have some time while waiting for your train at Termini station you can go for a short walk... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2018
Alexandra-Iulia D
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Jan 23, 2018
“Easily missed”
Jan 17, 2018
“Break with a view”
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Piazza dell'Esquilino | Piazza Esquilino, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

This square located at the back of the massive Basilica Santa Maria Maggiore is easily missed as most people concentrate on the front, (which is understandable). there are awesome piccies to had here, (a distinct lack of tourists), the centre piece is the obelisk. If...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

If you have some time while waiting for your train at Termini station you can go for a short walk here. You can simply stay in the square and enjoy the view of Basilica Santa Maria di Maggiore or you can find a terrace to...More

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Reviewed December 10, 2017

The rear facade of Santa Maria Maggiore looks at the square. However, this facade is more picturesque than the main one. Two domes of the Basilica and the curvature of the square contribute to this . Egyptian obelisk stands in the square, Earlier it was...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2017

Piazza dell'Esquilino is a rather large public square, but not very exciting, at least not on the day we were there. The most interesting sight there is the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, but even that is not very attractive at least on the outside....More

Thank Dimitris L
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Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Rome has many fantastic piazza's and although not as busy as some such as Piazza Navona or Piazza Cavour this piazza is certainly not without its merits. The magnificent Basilica Santa Maria Maggiore,the beautiful Baroque church is most definitely well worth checking out as is...More

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