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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the largest square in the city and located close to Termini Station. This wide expense of greenery within the city is popular and frequented by locals.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nellielim
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Let's have a look at Piazza Vittorio - the largest piazza in Rome. In the centre is a large park, much used by the local populus. Kids play in the sun and adults find a shady spot for Tai chi. In one corner, the ancient...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Muse4Life
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Not far from the Termini station, this area of greenery is frequented by locals but also is a bit of a dodgy area. It dies contain the ruins of Trofei di Mario.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Close to the Termini Station we went here to enjoy the park and it's beautiful monuments. Close by you can stop for a drink in one of the terraces or restaurants here.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank alexandraiuliad
Reviewed 8 January 2018

There's little special here, but it's only a short walk from Termini Station and a nice spot for a picnic. There are mostly locals here and, of note, the remains of an historic fountain, the Trophy of Marius. If you're heading to San Giovanni, you...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Zoom_Gotti
Reviewed 31 December 2017

However, that aside there is cheap shopping and eateries to be had, not your typical high-end, that is common in Rome. It is a slightly dodgy area so be aware of your, bags. the park is also worth a visit, the ruins are interesting as...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 30 October 2017

For a piazza which is supposed to be the largest in Rome, Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II is a rather "sad" one. Very neglected, poorly maintained and does not have anything of real interest to see. It is surrounded by "gardens", but they are also poorly...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Small ruins in what looks like a local park. Unfortunately, as many others have said the fountains are not working. It could be maintained better.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank NanC C
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Walked down here around 10 at night by mistake.. Street signs not really existent and google maps was making us walk opposite ways grrrr .... Couldn't wait to get out of there, my daughter even said she never saw me nervous like I was. A...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank Sarahmc
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Wow! The photo posted as the cover photo here in June 2017 makes this piazza look like a neighbourhood setting, and it is anything but! The piazza is a wild whirlwind of activity and TRAFFIC. If you wanted to have a place to test the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank SyrinxSounds
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Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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