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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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  • Really beautiful square, represents the Centre of Ascoli piceno, I was enchanted. Is very wide, completely beautiful marble, and at the sides there are porches that host of pretty cafes, where from cocktail hour until late night are filled with young people. To see absolutely
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  • The square is also worth a visit. So wide and picturesque. Reminded me of the main square of Prague. The historic Café surrounds.
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  • The charm of the province very stylish reigns in this historic square. Notable historical cafes, Duomo
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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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