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Old and Good

This gate which was built hundreds of years ago was the entry into the city. It is a photogenic... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
michael p
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Atlanta, Georgia
One of the best of the remaining gates in the 13/14 century walled fortifications of Siena.

This gate was built in the early 14 th century and is unique amongst Siena's medieval gates in that... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
westy54
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Sydney
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“Old and Good”
29 Apr 2018
“Entrance to the city”
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

This gate is part of the city walls of Siena, namely of the last and outer circle, the one built starting 1290, which proved too large until the nineteenth century, both for the radical decline of city and for depopulation caused by the terrible "Black...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

It's the entrance to the city and the way to Rome. You can see it but under the arch is dangerous because there is a lot of trafic. Only if you are over there, it's not worthy.

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

This gate which was built hundreds of years ago was the entry into the city. It is a photogenic delight and something worth your going out of your way to see.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

This gate was built in the early 14 th century and is unique amongst Siena's medieval gates in that it consists of two portals, the inner gatehouse being taller than the outer gatehouse, with a courtyard in between both of them. It guards one of...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Just the name tells you that this is where you enter the city.In a very exquisite condition to be from the late 1200's. Do not arrive by car unless you absolutely have to

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Reviewed 6 March 2017

This gate is part of the city walls of Siena, namely of the last and outer circle, the one built starting 1290, which proved too large until the nineteenth century, both for the radical decline of city and for depopulation caused by the terrible "Black...More

1  Thank Brun066
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