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Jul 19, 2019
“Only survivor”
Nov 13, 2018
“Gate to the city ”
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Largo Porta Marina, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

The only survivor of the once-fortified city access gates during the Spanish domination, fifteenth-century origins but current appearance due to the changes made in the sixteenth century. Very beautiful is the decoration that frames the tombstone above the portal with the date of construction engraved....More

Date of experience: July 2019
97  Thank alessandrofL127YD
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

Like most old cities they had gates and this is the sole surviving one to the island. Apart from the history not much to see.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ian_dempster
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