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Access to the historic center

Named after Alfonso d'Aragona who lead the army that freed Otranto from the Turkish siege in 1480... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
beppo81
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Antwerp, Belgium
Step into medieval times

This is the door that allows you to enter the village. On the outside, typical stores, ATM... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
SalsaPower
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Lisbon, Portugal
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27 Jul 2017
“Access to the historic center”
26 Mar 2017
“Step into medieval times”
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Named after Alfonso d'Aragona who lead the army that freed Otranto from the Turkish siege in 1480 and commissioned the Gate. It is today well maintained and still is the main access to the old small alleyways and streets of the old city center.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is the door that allows you to enter the village. On the outside, typical stores, ATM, gelateria. Once inside you are in a plaza, and then can meander down narrow lanes that haven't changed much for hundreds of years. It is imposing and very...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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