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Nice town.

Cosenza is a nice town, although not much to do. We stopped there when we drove from Naples to... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
Mark D
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West Bloomfield, Michigan
Curiosity visit

Old consenza city, lots of attractions if you like to walk. I am here for work so I believe this... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2016
Abimbola A
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Bolzano, Italy
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23 Jul 2018
“Nice place to walk around and enjoy the history”
19 Dec 2017
“Wonderful historical centre”
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

It’s a great place to just walk around and enjoy the history. your surrounded by lots of history. So much beauty around here, but locals don’t seem to appreciate it as much as tourists.

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

We were enthusiastic about the characteristic historical centre of Cosenza, its narrow and charming alleys, its historic buildings, its majestic churches..... We recommend to visit to everyone....Wonderful and Magic during the night !!

4  Thank maryluongo
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Cosenza old town is shabby, dirty, run-down and just a little bit scary ... but it's wonderful ... alive with people getting on with their lives (singing, arguing, kids playing, people cooking supper etc) and it's what a lot of the better-known Italian old towns...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Cosenza is a nice town, although not much to do. We stopped there when we drove from Naples to Sicily.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Centro Storico is in a bit better shape than 3 years ago--a few more shops have opened but the city government is not devoting any attention to it and not near the potential it seemed to have in the 1990s. Yes the economy in Calabria...More

3  Thank C8146VHjoans
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Old consenza city, lots of attractions if you like to walk. I am here for work so I believe this is a good place to pass time. Take pictures and know more about vosenzs. Reggio calabra.

Thank Abimbola A
Reviewed 3 March 2016

It is an interesting part of Cosenza. But it's a pity that nothing has been done to restore it and make it more attractive as a tourist destination.

1  Thank filtraveller
Reviewed 19 January 2016

This historic area is grossly overlooked and it appeared that no-one cared about it. There are great possibilities with such interesting old buildings and narrow streets however many buildings are in a shocking state of repair including the exterior of the cathedral. Just down from...More

Thank Betula103
Reviewed 2 December 2014 via mobile

winding streets and alleys intertwine up the hillside with hidden churches convents shops and taverns appearing in unexpected places. If you want to see REAL Italy and avoid the tourist traps then this is a must see destination

3  Thank Drewreadi
Reviewed 18 November 2014

The old historic center of Cosenza is worth spending some time exploring. It's not fancy but a real town where people live and work.

2  Thank TerVicenza
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