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Torri di Porta Soprana

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Address: Ravecca47n, Genoa, Italy
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Entrance of the ancient port

The tower is very old and broken. It is entrance gate of the ancient port. There are many new buildings inside.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JoyShurjo
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tower is very old and broken. It is entrance gate of the ancient port. There are many new buildings inside.

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Holon, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was gate on ancient city walls apparently of third wall ,that was around the Ligurian capital. It was few time restored and last was about in 12th- century.

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Middelfart, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There seem to be fewer sights and landmarks in Genova than i.e. Milan, so we also saw the gate / port for the inner city . . again just from outside . . .

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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The tower looks better from the outside, no point of paying 5 euro to go inside - there are plenty of old parts of the city to go see the interior of Old and historic, worth a picture outside

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Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The towers and old walls are interesting to see and makes for nice photographs. There are quite a few restaurants in the area if you want to spend more time.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Nice view and that is it. Price for the towers is too much, 5 euros, and you can only enter at a certain time. The view is not worth the money, and the towers look better from outside anyway. If you have some extra money go and see it, but do not expect much ;) .

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Thank IvanMusic8
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We took the Hop on- Hop off bus tour in the city with 8 stps and this one one of them. Just good enough to see from the bus with the guide mentioned through the earphones provided by the tour.

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Thank TheMahdi
Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 342 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Because I enjoy antiquity, I liked this site. Still it is quickly absorbed. Look and move on, there's more to see.

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Thank Mike K
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

My small town has more interesting medieval towers. Really average for any town, was expecting more.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

It is a gate leading to nothing, as I went there the gate may have been majestic and old but I would only recommend this gate to history lovers as it is not exciting at all. As much as I love Genoa I unfortunately must give this 2 stars as a gate like this one should either lead to somewhere... More 

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