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Beautiful town center during the Christmas Season

This proved to be one of my favorite places during the Christmas Season. Christmas music resonates... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
thratko
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Forked River, New Jersey
Bar opposite the Cathedral good

Nice bar opposite the cathedral. Good gin and tonic with lots of gin! Good atmosphere but can be... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
fl0psybunny
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Port Talbot
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Piazza del Duomo, 95024, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This proved to be one of my favorite places during the Christmas Season. Christmas music resonates throughout the center of town. There are small kiosks which sell hand crafted Christmas gifts. Numerous pastry shops in the area. Overall a very beautiful area that allows you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank thratko
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Nice bar opposite the cathedral. Good gin and tonic with lots of gin! Good atmosphere but can be noisy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank fl0psybunny
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I have to start by saying this entire town was an amazing surprise to me. I really happened upon it because I was too tired to continue all the way back to Palermo. This town is gorgeous - just like this piazza. Also similar to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Steveage
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Nice location,generally away from the madding crowd.Large piazza Infront and cafes where you can sit and admire the ornate exteriors

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank cycleplus1
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The Duomo was spectacular with wonderful frescoes and paintings but make sure to call into 'The Caffe del Duomo' for their amazing granita. Acireale is where granita was invented and I have never had better. It comes in pistachio, almond, chocolate (all three very delicious),...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Laurie H
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Vey impressing old baroque buildings in this town. Wish they could clean some of the fasades though! !

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MariaEngblom
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Charming and pretty square in front of the huge Duomo with souvenir stands, cafes and restaurants all around.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 1 October 2017

A lovely big piazza with not one but two impressive churches, one is the Cathedral and the other is just as impressive. Beautiful baroque both inside and out. Wonderful works of art inside both churches. Highly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

If you visit Sicily and go to the town of Catania you should go to this spot. There a few things to see here and a couple of others near by. First there is the Cathedral of Sant' Agata. Also there is the Fountain of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Tbethea
Reviewed 29 July 2017

It is definitely worth a visit! Two beautiful churches and if you are lucky there will be weddings in the churches.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Tommy L
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