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Corso Umberto, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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All reviews the main street designer shops lovely street gelato window shop busy street people watching lots of shops great shopping evening stroll long street high street bars and restaurants gelateria porta catania nice walk watch the world
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you can't find it here, probably not worth having. This main, car-free stretch of Taromina is a large, open-air market. There are plenty of restaurants, geleteria, tourist shops, and clothing boutiques to keep you entertained for a day. The town council seems to have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lance D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a nice place to walk, stop for a coffee, have a meal or do some shopping. Although prices were higher than outside Taormina, when it comes to artistic work and suouvenirs, it’s excellent! You can stop to see incredible sights with the see and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank petrescui2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is the main artery of the City, it begins in Porta Messina and ends in Porta Catania. This road is pedestrian and has the most important monuments, beautiful stores of ceramics and food products of Sicily

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ciel0a91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though we visited during the coldest month we really enjoyed walking around this area. Beautiful narrow streets and lovely little shops . So much history as well.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 16 December 2018

This walking street is of course filled with tourists but locals also walk and shop and eat along this famous street. Unusual shops along with the usual tourist shopping stores. You can find just about any gift you forgot to purchase along your cruise or...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lynne D
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Main Street in a lovely town, full of shops and places to eat. Very touristy, but some interesting churches and architecture.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bart R
Reviewed 13 December 2018

enjoyed during the day and also at night when it was lit up. Good range of small independent shops,primarily selling food or ceramics.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GardenerBuff
Reviewed 10 December 2018

This long and easy walk that leads you all across the City from the entrance at the City gate to the Antic Theater (after a right turn on another street) is very pictural, very neat and clean place, wonderful houses and low rise buildings, churches...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 November 2018

It is the main drag through the town and its is full of shops and cafes and bars. Many of the buildings are worth more than a second look so do look up. If you do, watch out for pickpockets. and it seems to be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kirkcaldylad
Reviewed 27 November 2018

The street is meandering through the heart of the historic centre.It is bordered to the north by Porta Messina and to the south from Porta Catania. It is full of buildings belonging to styles from different eras, from the Arabic to the Norman, from the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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14 January 2018|
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Response from CallumJohnB | Reviewed this property |
Hello Magda, only just seen your question, so late replying. My wife and I spent a fantastic week in Taormina, which is a beautiful and vibrant place to stay. Thankfully it wasn't to busy so we had not trouble booking... More
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Response from Tuppefun | Reviewed this property |
Pedestrian area. But lots of taxi available we walked mostly and used public transportation it was cheap and efficient