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Hidden gem

We were here when there was no market, we probably missed it. Still it was nice to see it, view... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2016
Sandra D
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Belgrade, Serbia
Great views of the Tuscan countryside

We visited Piazza del Mercator on Sunday morning when they were setting up stalls for Antique... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2016
Paddy1954
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Sydney
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Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

We were here when there was no market, we probably missed it. Still it was nice to see it, view was really great and is a hidden gem as you have to go through small streets to arrive here.

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We visited Piazza del Mercator on Sunday morning when they were setting up stalls for Antique market held every 3rd Sunday of month. Undercover area was good for markets as it was light rain when we were there. There are great views of the Tuscan...More

1  Thank Paddy1954
Reviewed 21 April 2016

this is one of our favorite towns and we love the Piazza del mercato. Just take it all in and eat, drink and people watch. Walk through the town, which takes a while to get up to by escalators, because this is a hill town....More

Thank animalsrock2016
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We stumbled upon an antiques market on a Sunday - really interesting selection of goods on sale. I'm not really that interested in antiques, but there were great stalls selling historical cards,photos and memorabilia of the Palio, as well as very good stamp and coin...More

Thank williams_tj
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We stumbled on the market square by accident as we were getting out of the way of a processio led by young flag waving boys and their drummer, representing Siena's 'Tower' Contrada. Behind the Campo, the main square, we were away from the crowds but...More

1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

We were not here during the flea market but we did have a nice dinner at a restaurant in this Piazza. There is a nice downward view of this area from the back of the museum's upper floor.

Thank seafare74
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed this area and returned several times to eat, relax and enjoy the views. The feeling of being encircled by lovely old buildings is quite special, and it is alive with people enjoying good food, along with all the workers in the hospitality...More

Thank harrytravellers
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Within the beauty of Siena, this is an interesting place to visit. An open market most of the time, there are plenty of little things to appreciate within the area. The area could be very crowded, specially during the heat of the summer, so either...More

Thank RMartinSDXB
Reviewed 2 June 2015

So much history in this old section of an old city, it can sometimes be overwhelming. The Piazza forms part of a ''must see'' range of attractions including the magnificent Duomo which are within an easy walk of each other. The visitor should however be...More

1  Thank Alan P
Reviewed 23 August 2014

This small Piazza has many beautiful buindings around and it is worth to take a time and visit, specially when the market is working.

1  Thank M S
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