Via del Corso, Roma
Via del Corso is a central street in Campo Marzio, Colonna, Trevi, in the authentic focal point of Rome. It is straight in a zone in any case described by slender wandering back streets and little piazzas. the Corso is roughly 10 meters wide, and it just has space for two paths of traffic and two tight walkways. The northern part of the road is a person on foot zone. The length of the road is generally 1.5 kilometers.
Here are Fontana di Piazza Colonna, Chiesa parrocchiale di San Giacomo in Augusta, Chiesa di Gesù e Maria (Church of Jesus and Mary), Basilica dei Santi Ambrogio e Carlo al Corso, San Marcello al Corso, Santa Maria in Via Lata.
The Corso runs in a for the most part north-south heading. Toward the north, it connects the northern passageway door to the city, the Porta del Popolo and its piazza, the Piazza del Popolo, to the core of the city at the Piazza Venezia, at the base of the Capitoline Hill
Via del Corso view from Piazza Venezia
Alexander VII took a specific enthusiasm for regularizing the Piazza Colonna, most of the way along the Corso. In 1659, his family, the Chigi, purchased the fragmented Palazzo Aldobrandini, circumscribing the piazza and the Corso, and revamped as Palazzo Chigi. Around a similar time, the main painter of the time, Pietro da Cortona, built up a plan for a 'wellspring castle' in the piazza, a royal residence with an enormous wellspring at the base of the façade, however this forerunner of the Trevi Fountain was not built.
The Corso was likewise attached to Alexander's goals to intrigue huge dignitaries paying authority visits to the city. The Porta del Popolo was improved and the Piazza del Popolo cleared. The two Baroque places of worship confronting onto the Piazza stamped perpectivised vistas along the Via del Babuino to one side, the Via di Ripetta to one side and at the middle, the fixed and regularized Via del Corso prompting the Piazza Venezia. This complex of roads is known as Tridente.
Best Hotels and Apartments on Via del Corso in Rome
The First Roma Dolce 5*
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Residenza Al Corso 4*
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The Chic Suite 4*
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Town House Spagna 4 - Spa Baths 4*
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The Talent Hotel 4*
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Private Luxury Suites 4*
Hotel Regno 3*
AntAurCris Suite Piazza Venezia 3*
Relais De La Poste 3*
San Carlo Suite 3*
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