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Piazza del Popolo, Ascoli Piceno
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Piazza del Popolo was once a gateway to Rome for travelers from the north and a nexus of one of the ancient empire's most important roads. Today, you can admire the Neoclassical plaza's 24 m (78.7 ft) Egyptian obelisk, cupolas, and archways. The fountains were designed in the first half of the 19th century. Visit the churches of Santa Maria Montesanto, Santa Maria dei Miracoli, and Santa Maria del Popolo. The latter is built upon Roman Emperor Nero's resting place. To visit Piazza del Popolo on your holiday in Ascoli Piceno, and find out what else Ascoli Piceno has to offer, use our Ascoli Piceno vacation trip planner.
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  • Piazza del Popolo in full on the occasion of the Immaculate. Christmas holidays make everything more magical. This place doesn't seem to be afraid of earthquakes past and present. Markets, the lights, the voices of children make everything even more beautiful than what is lovely Village ....
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  • Magical place, great evening. Square very suggestive. Gave me the impression of a mixture between late medieval and Renaissance, but I am no expert. One of the most beautiful squares in Italy.
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  • One of the most beautiful ever seen, I love this place, I love this city, middle ages! Too little publicized
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  • Muy bueno
  • Perfect place to stay and very friendly host.
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  • Fantastic, one of the most beautiful squares in Italy!
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