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Double Gate / Twin Gate (Dvojna vrata)

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New Year's Eve 2017

Very nice and well maintened site of the old town of Pula. It is from the roman empire and must be seen.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 January 2017
Vacallo, Switzerland
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Vacallo, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Very nice and well maintened site of the old town of Pula. It is from the roman empire and must be seen.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The Roman gate with twin arches is one of the few remaining gates which once functioned as an entrance to the city. The gate is aesthetically pleasing and also very well preserved. Worth a look

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Beautiful design for the gate. Worth a look if you are around. If you pass the gate, you see the Zerostrasse (underground shelter).

Thank Asem_Melebari
Warren, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I love this gate with its twin arches that lead into the ancient city; very pleasing proportions. Here you can see sections of the ancient city wall attached. This beautifully designed gates is one of my favorite sites in Pula. This gate dates from the 2nd or 3rd centuries. Delightful. Enjoy!

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is worth a look if you pass, the gates are near the roman wall, and several other sites, but are nothing out of the ordinary. Part of the 'history trail' as you walk around.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

We saw this as part of a walking tour of Pula; it is visible from a square, it is an interesting Roman remain one of a number of gates in Pula.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Worth a look. No admission fee as this gate is directly along the street. You can check it out as you are exploring Pula.

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

It was pleasing to see that these gates were still in good condition and are free to see but for us the more interesting part was discovering that they form one of the entrances to a series of underground tunnels that run under the castle and were used as air raid shelters during the war. The tunnels themselves are not... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

The very grand twin gates (Porta Gemina) are double-arched. This is one of the remaining original ten gates. The gates were fortifications. Evidence of original (pre-2nd century) gates can be found here (we did not see them, unfortunately).

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This gate is very prominent and is very well preserved. The only problem is that a main road is right in front of it. When we first visited a delivery van was parked in front which made photos impossible. Luckily most things in Pula are really close so we passed it again and it was van free so I was... More 

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