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Piazza Grande, Modena
Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Tourist Spots
Together with the 12th-century cathedral and soaring tower, Piazza Grande is the heart of Modena. This cobblestone-covered square, one of the oldest in Italy, is a meeting-point for locals. Covered arcades line the length of the square, offering many cafes, bars, and restaurants, and a tourist office. If you're interested in people-watching, this is a prime place to do it, as it seems always to be bustling with locals on nightly walks, or passegiatas. Plan to visit Piazza Grande and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Modena attractions using our Modena travel itinerary planner.
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Главная, большая и красивая площадь Модены, с выходящими на нее фасадами кафедрального собора и здания городского совета. Еще на одном доме памятные знаки, посвященные, как я понял, событиям 1944 годаHome, big and beautiful area of Modena, with her facing facades of the Cathedral and City Hall. Another house Memorial signs on, as I understand, the events of the year 1944show original
When you visit this city, this is a place you have to go. It's a great area to see and I would say the "central hub" of the city. It was just enjoyable to sit and watch people and visit the local shop... read more »
La piazza centrale di Modena, per fortuna chiusa al traffico, ha tutto il fascino di un'altra epoca. Dichiarata patrimonio dell'UNESCO, ha un caratteristico pavimento in ciottoli, ed è raccolta tra lo... read more »The central square of Modena, thankfully closed to traffic, has all the charm of another era. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage site, has a quaint cobbled floor, and is collected between the splendid Romanesque cathedral and the palazzo comunale. Particularly impressive at night, when the monuments are beautifully lit, and even more in case of rain, when the pebbles reflect the warm lights of nighttime lightingshow original
Andrea BertolaniHeart of Modena, it would be nice to see more initiatives by the Municipal institutions to bring to life this beautiful squareshow original
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