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“Game of Thrones” 4 of 5 stars
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Pile Gate
Ulica Vrata od Pila, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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“Game of Thrones”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

The Gate of Pila is a lovely historical city gateway...once inside there is information identifying the battlescars worn by the city following the war.
The Gateway has been utilised in TV and film productions - the latest being the Game of Thrones

Visited October 2012
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“Marvellous”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013 via mobile

A stunning entrance to the old town which is steeped in history you can almost imagine being there centuries earlier!

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“Not a masterpiece”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Its the main entrance to oldcity which you can not miss.But it doesnt has a huge effect on people in my opinion.

Visited December 2012
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“Any trip to Dubrovnik has to include Pile gate”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

Not as clean as the other parts we visited as the water seemed to be a dumping ground where the Kayak school were based which was a shame. However once past the gate there are chemists, more traditional croatian bakeries etc and just further a hotel (dont recall the name)

Visited September 2012
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“Pile Gate”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

The old city of Dubrovnik only has three entrances and the Pile Gate is the impressive main land gate. You cross the drawbridge and take the ramp down into the city just like a knight in the middle ages. The high walls and narrow sloping pathway are great examples of defensive architecture. It can get very crowded in the high season and slippery in the rain.

Visited October 2012
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