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Fortezza Civitella del Tronto

Piazza Filippi Pepe, 64010 Civitella del Tronto, Italy
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Type: Military Bases/ Facilities
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Meijel
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

A beautiful and large fort. Full of history. Very nice and stunning views all over the Gran Sasso mountains.

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San Benedetto Del Tronto, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

The site itself has 2 defects, that the pavements have been as long as I have been going there, in shambles, and currently during renovations there is a long stairway to get there, indications are not given upon arrival to town, so if you are not aware of it, you do wander around before getting there. There is no access... More

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012

Walking around the remains of this fortress really gives you a feel for what it would have been like in that period. However there's very little information provided, especially in English, so you have to sort of guess for yourself exactly what rooms were used for. I believe it's one of the largest fortresses in Europe, so if that's an... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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153 reviews 153 reviews
67 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

We came around a corner travelling from Acoli Piceno to Sulmona and saw this amazing village on the hill and at the very top a well preserved fort. The entrance to the fort is hiddent away in one of the buildings near the entrance to the main square. There is a long climb up to the ticket office for the... More

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