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classic Italian city square

Great for people watching while having a coffee or gelato. Lots of choice of cafes, bars and... read more

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John R
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Lovely square in the heart of Riva. Breathtaking views and plenty of amazing places to get gelato... read more

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The name refers to the large chain which in the past centuries was stretched across the water in defence of the harbour. Until 1929, the piazza was home to the Imperial Customs House: a sign of the borderline which for centuries separated the...more
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Reviewed yesterday

Great for people watching while having a coffee or gelato. Lots of choice of cafes, bars and restuarants.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely square in the heart of Riva. Breathtaking views and plenty of amazing places to get gelato! Lots of restraunts and hotels in the square where you can grab a drink and watch the world go by.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

So many lovely old buildings with lots of history including the shops and nearby the fantastic 'Gelateria Al Pozzo' with over thirty different flavours of ice cream.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

During our week here we never saw any rubbish. Everynight there was music around the square. Whatever your taste there was something. Brilliant!!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

perfect place to sit for a while in one of the many bars hot food cold drinks ,or ice cream we love this area of riva always busy .watch out for the bikes ,take some bread feed the ducks

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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Heaps of bars and restaurants to sit and have a drink or a meal. Just right for relaxing and people watching.

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Lovely little square to hang out in for a while but watch out for all the cyclists who think it's appropriate to storm through at 30kph!

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Stayed at the Sole hotel in the square beside the lake, beautifully kept square , would like to return

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Beautiful area by the lake with lots of good restaurants and cafes. Great for a stroll or passeggiatta!

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We allow ourselves a complete day to wander around this interesting Italian town. So much to see and do. For a waling excusion and views do not miss the walk along the old military road. About a 3 hour trip to the cafe at the...More

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