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Via dell'Indipendenza

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Address: Bologna, Italy

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This street is a great place to walk along while in Bologna. Many shops, places to eat, and churches to go in and out of. It is a great focal point for meeting and gathering... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Kelly B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This street is a great place to walk along while in Bologna. Many shops, places to eat, and churches to go in and out of. It is a great focal point for meeting and gathering yourself.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As probably the longest and widest street in the city, Via dell'Indipendenza is one of the veins of Bologna. It is full of shops of all kinds, several churches and places to eat, and makes a great reference point for travelling elsewhere in town- the train and bus stations are nearby, and you can get to most places in the... More 

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Irvine, California, USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bologna's busiest shopping district. Fun, good brands, nice service, chestnuts roasting on the street -- super nice.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We used this street a lot as we walked from the railway station area to the city centre. It is largely a shopping area but there are many small snack bars. A small park is at the station end of the street but not much fun in the winter. The cathedral will be passed and there is another church in... More 

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Thank Malcolm W
St Ives, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Nice shopping street with off shoots of little squares with nice bars and restaurants...it was very busy at Christmas and had a lovely atmosphere.

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London
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

A long straight wide road through the centre of Bologna with plenty of shops of different sorts; shoes, clothes and other fashion items. Also some trattorias and coffee shops.

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Thank Pentti H
Kincardine, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

A must to see on a Sunday night with thousands of people on the traffic free streets. Stalls etc. everywhere.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Beautiful street bordered by porticos under which lie shops, cafes and the occasional restaurant. The street is lively and busy and feels like a real slice of local life in Bologna.

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Lamia, Greece
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

The road that connets Bologna train statio with city center [ Piazza Magiore ] ...lot of food , souvenirs , etc...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

beautiful streets going off and lots of shopping. such a nice place to walk and see the people and architecture of the old town Bologna.

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