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The elegant gate

Originally, the walls of the city didn’t have the gates in the eastern part, because it was in the... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Borzov
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Rijeka, Croatia
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This is one of the very photogenic sites on the wall. Keep your eyes open for this and many other... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
michael p
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Atlanta, Georgia
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11 Oct 2018
“The elegant gate”
26 Nov 2017
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Originally, the walls of the city didn’t have the gates in the eastern part, because it was in the direction of Florence from which the possible attacks were expected. The gates were built in the early 19th century, during the Napoleon domination, and named after...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 26 November 2017

The only nice thing, is to see it at night. Ilumination is in blue, and looks pretty. One of the main entrances to Lucca.

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

This is one of the very photogenic sites on the wall. Keep your eyes open for this and many other wonderful sights as you stroll this wonderful town.

Thank michael p
Reviewed 11 October 2017

As you walk the beautiful walls or approach this wonderful city from the East, you will encounter Porta Elisa. Easy access to the top of the wall from a stairway or a ramp, there is a great view down via Elisa to Porta San Gervasio...More

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