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Address: Assisi, Italy
Activities: Shopping
Description: In the center of historic Assisi, this street leads to the Basilica of St...
In the center of historic Assisi, this street leads to the Basilica of St. Francis.
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Beneath the Saint Francis Basilica

Adjacent to the Basilica of Saint Francesco, this beautiful porch that runs along the courtyard where there is the entrance to visit the tomb of the saint. This is a great place... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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Tortona, Italy
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Tortona, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Adjacent to the Basilica of Saint Francesco, this beautiful porch that runs along the courtyard where there is the entrance to visit the tomb of the saint. This is a great place for great photos and beautiful views, pity though that is sometimes ruined by the passage of a few cars that rarely has access to the surrounding area. However,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This street leads to the basilica of St Francis. Along one side is a covered and arched passageway. There is something peaceful about the journey down this road as with so much else in Assisi it is beautiful and imbued with spirituality

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Pulau Ubin, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Via Portica is in essence the street that leads to St Francis Basilica. It is a very beautiful street, especially in the evening. I had visited Assisi in Oct 2011 with a friend, and we had went with a tour group. Assisi is a tranquil medieval town and the people here are very friendly and kind. Throughout my visit at... More 

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