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Good to visit anytime

A nice piazza with good buildings but its busy and noisy at times. I always think more could be... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Stainlesteve
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Lymington, United Kingdom
Beautiful

Historically and architecturally great piazza. Well preserved in mostly Medieval style. Several... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2018
Robert L
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Amherst, Massachusetts
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“Good to visit anytime”
19 May 2018
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Piazza Indipendenza, Bellinzona 6500, Switzerland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A nice piazza with good buildings but its busy and noisy at times. I always think more could be made of this area to make it more engaging.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Stainlesteve
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Took train from Lugano and spent half the day walking around here! So much to see and enjoy or just pull of a chair and sip a cold drink! Saturday is market day so it was double the fun.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank patriciad378
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Historically and architecturally great piazza. Well preserved in mostly Medieval style. Several buildings are striking,especially the eastern building with the intricate outside painting.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Robert L
Reviewed January 6, 2018

A nice place in the old town that have some restaurants and cafe's, but is also a very authentic and Italian-Look small square that forms definitely the hearth of the city centre. From the FFS station its about 10 minutes walk trough a pedestrian shopping...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank soehail
Reviewed October 29, 2017

A nice place in the old town, for strolling around, with many cafes and restaurants, in the middle of the place a view to a beautiful obelisk, who makes the charm of the square.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed November 2, 2016

It is an obelisk in a traffic circle. Cool to just see and then walk on further. Not a Must see but more of a beacon that your moving out of old town.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank GrAv3n
Reviewed August 9, 2016

strolling from the railway station through the old city, you will make it (at least) until this square limiting off the old city. it is worth to walk further, as there are some interesting sights beyond, but if not, have at least a drink on...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed May 23, 2016

Busy roundabout with an obelisk in the middle. It's not ugly itself but if you are visiting Bellinzona for the first time there are much more deserving.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank ExaFusion
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