These city squares are definitely worth a visit!
You can find them everywhere: from Europe to Asia and South America. Almost every city has a city square. They are often found in the center of a city, with a fountain, monument, or a statue. Square, round, big or small... We have selected the most beautiful city squares for you to visit: From Cusco's Plaza de Armas to Rome's Piazza Navona.
Piazza Navona - Rome
Rome is one big open-air museum, with some beautiful city squares. The Piazza Navona is one of them! This square is situated in one of the oldest neighborhoods of Rome, Campus Martius, where you will also find many other beautiful sights to visit.
Red Square - Moscow
Of course, the Red Square in Moscow has to be on this list. The home of the beautiful Basil's Cathedral! Here you can find the historical museum about Lenin's mausoleum. So much to do and see at this beautiful city square!
Plaza de España - Sevilla
The must see city square of Spain has to be the Plaza de España. Maybe you recognize it from one of the many movies out there (for example: Star Wars). Once build as a large Expo in Sevilla, nowadays it is the home of several museums and galleries.
This beautiful piece of architecture can be found in Iran, called Naqsh-e Jahan Square, also known as Meidan Emam. In every direction you will see a beautiful building, for example the mosque Masjed-e Shah. Colourful and huge, so it can't be missed!
This city square can be found in the District of Montserrat in Buenos Aires. In the past a lot of things happened on the Plaza de Mayo: from bombing to rebellion. This city square has a rich history. Now it is very busy every day and you can visit the best museums in the city.
Tiananmen Square - Beijing
You most likely know the Tiananmen Square of Beijing from the man who stood in front of the tanks of the Chinese army. This city square is more than 40 hectares(!) and also known for the mausoleum of Emperor Mao and the Gate of Heavenly Peace. Beautiful and full of history!
Plaza de Armas - Cusco
The city square of Cusco is the beautiful Plaza de Armas. It's full of Spanish, colonial buildings and beautiful churches. Plan your trip if an event takes place, it will be buzzing with lots of activities. Although there is always something to do at Plaza de Armas!
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