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Local teens are the tour guides!

The evening I went local kids were the tour guides and they were very enthusiastic and informed... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2018
usacobbler
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Dublin
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Important to the history but underutilized

Then Tower possesses immense history vital to this port city and it is great to visit and learn... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2017
groc93
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately the Tower was closed and there was no way that I could know when it would be opened to the public. I just went around it from the outside and I must say it's a gem of a place and it's a pity that...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed February 15, 2019

Not much in way of sights but has a bit of history. The surrounding Piazza and restaurants / bars is a nice place to hangout in the evening.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

The evening I went local kids were the tour guides and they were very enthusiastic and informed. The entry was free and the tour was not long but I enjoyed the experience. This fort could be developed further but I think the same can be...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank usacobbler
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Then Tower possesses immense history vital to this port city and it is great to visit and learn about the history here. However, the town of pozzallo is still learning how to a tourist town and does not take advantage of this gem. Include some...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank groc93
Reviewed February 27, 2014

I loved photographing the fishing boats moored near the Torre. It's the focal point of Pozzallo. Unfortunately, I just don't think that the townspeople really appreciate the beauty at their doorstep. Each time I visit I see more and more graffitti encroaching on the historic...More

Date of experience: February 2014
4  Thank NiniBug
Reviewed October 11, 2013

The imposing Cabrera Tower is the major built attraction in the Town of Pozzallo, Sicily. It was constructed of stone on behalf of the Spanish Count (Cabrera) of Modica - a nearby Baroque town - around the fifteenth century. The Tower, which marked the old...More

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank Judy J
Reviewed July 1, 2013

Still in good condition from the outside. Good to see. I don't know if you could go in. Close by of the shore. Nice views from here. Can take good photos

Date of experience: June 2013
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