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Needs repairing

This statue is on front of a large hotel and represents some scene from a famous opera. Regrettably... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
IAN D
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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An icon of Sicilian culture

The fountain lies in Piazza Verga, named after the writer of the novel Malavoglia, in front of the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
Alisandru
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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This statue is on front of a large hotel and represents some scene from a famous opera. Regrettably it as been left to rot and neads repairing.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The fountain lies in Piazza Verga, named after the writer of the novel Malavoglia, in front of the tribunal. The architecture of the entire square still hints to a mix of early fascist architecture mixed with large residential developments from the 70s. The beautiful fountain...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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