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Beautiful ancient fortress with marvelous view on the sea

The Spanish Fortress (in Italian - la Fortezza Spagnola) is a coastal fortification, which is... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
nata28k
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Lviv, Ukraine
Don’t Get Locked in!!!

This is a rather nice little fort overlooking the harbour of San Stefano- so great views. The... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Higherkinders4
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 Jul 2018
“Don’t Get Locked in!!!”
25 Sep 2017
“Beautiful ancient fortress with marvelous view on the sea”
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Via Filippo Forte, 58019 Porto Santo Stefano, Monte Argentario, Italy
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

This is a rather nice little fort overlooking the harbour of San Stefano- so great views. The museum inside is well laid out and informative although only in Italian which was disappointing- however the pictures & diagrams helped. Just be warned that it closes for...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

The Spanish Fortress (in Italian - la Fortezza Spagnola) is a coastal fortification, which is situated in the upper part of Porto Santo Stefano. The fortress was built by the Spanish between the16th and 17th centuries. You should take some scales up to arrive there....More

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

It's very nice and interesting, but the parking situation is - as everywhere in Porto Santo Stefano - horrible. And on a hot day I would not recommend to go there.

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