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Ponte del Diavolo

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Address: Corso Paolino d'Aquileia 18, 33043 Cividale del Friuli, Italy
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Nice piece of history

This nice bridge has a great history. A true icon for the little town of Cividale Del Friuli. This town is still all Italian, no mass tourism but nice and cosy squares, lot of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 19, 2014
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

This nice bridge has a great history. A true icon for the little town of Cividale Del Friuli. This town is still all Italian, no mass tourism but nice and cosy squares, lot of locals having a drink, a real nice vibe. The bridge is a beautiful "walk to point" when you visit the town.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

A small town in Friuli, Friuli Cividale, which has not yet been affected flood souvenirs from the Far East, is a great choice for a weekend trip. The first step after Devil's Bridge, will lead you to do small shop run by the family and where you can - First try, then buy - cake that is a trademark of... More 

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Udine, Italia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

You will want to know about the legends written on this bridge, they are fun and interesting. Many war stories can be told about this bridge.

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Thessaloniki
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58 reviews 58 reviews
21 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The story underlying story the bridge is equally exciting to the bridge itself so anyhow, if you visit Cividale del Friuli you should obviously pay a visit! The bridge is impressive and so does the surrounding environment. For those not acquainted with similar urban constructions, the overall setting is great. After crossing the bridge and admiring its architecture you will... More 

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Noordwijk, The Netherlands
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85 reviews 85 reviews
10 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Walk accross the bridge and stop approx mid way (there are spots on either side) to take great pictures of the Natisone river and the city. On the North side you will see the mountain ranges in Slovenia as well. Once accross you can also walk down a trail and take pictures from below the bridge. Watch the traffic on... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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95 reviews 95 reviews
18 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This bridge dates back many years and has quite a wonderful story to its naming. The view you can get from the bridge or of the bridge from near by parks is breathtaking... would recommend the stop over if you find yourself in these neck of the woods.

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Wooster, Ohio
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108 attraction reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

As its name Ponte del Diavolo, the locals put this bridge with a most talk about folk lore which put this bridge and the devil together,hence named Devil's bridge. Aside from the story, this bridge connects locals on both sides of the River Natisone. The panorama views from the bridge is breathtaking and is a vantage point for some good... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

A quick trip on the regional rail line took us through agricultural country, with mountains coming closer, to Cividale del Friuli. A few minutes' walk brought us to a Saturday market on the edge of the old town. Wandering the streets towards the Natasone River took us to a table on the patio of a bar for due ombre of... More 

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Udine, Italy
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135 reviews 135 reviews
31 attraction reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Only a town with an ancient history can have a bridge built by the devil. The legend of this bridge tell that for the costruction of this bridge the devil want the soul of the first that have crossed it. The wise people of Cividale, after the bridge was built, did cross a dog and so the devil was deceived.... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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203 reviews 203 reviews
27 attraction reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

The turquoise water flowing down from the Dolomites makes this a beautiful sight in this charming town. We even heard one passerby say "ciao, bella!" to another, just like in the movies ;-).

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