The square’s fame spread worldwide over the years as a site for public executions, fairs, carnivals, games and competitions and as a symbol of Renaissance papal patronage. Place Managed by the Rome's Tourism Dept. in collaboration with //Avanti Concept Agency
Piazza del Popolo, at the foot of the Pincio, with the 2 twin churches and the obelisk in the center of the Piazza. If you are not tired, keep walking towards "Via Cola di Rienzo" (shopping area) crossing the bridge over the Tiber river, otherwise take the metro at Piazzale Flaminio (right next to…
Piazza del Popolo is a large urban square in Rome. The name in modern Italian literally means "People's Square", but historically it derives from the poplars (populus in Latin, pioppo in Italian) after which the church of Santa Maria del Popolo, in the northeast corner of the piazza, takes its name.
One of the most beautiful squares of Rome. Here some concerts are played in summer time. From here the three shopping street start!
Refined 18th-century square with Spanish Steps and the Trinity of the Monti church.