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Not Worth The Walk!

We stayed in Ortigia and were given a map of the area by our hotel. As my partner and I are... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2016
Paul B
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Thirsk, United Kingdom
Overgrown and inaccessible

We walked over here from Ortygia to see this attraction. Finding it was no problem, but the site... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Peter3101
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 Jun 2017
“Overgrown and inaccessible”
11 Jun 2016
“Don't waste your time”
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

We walked over here from Ortygia to see this attraction. Finding it was no problem, but the site is surrounded by a strong metal fence and a gate secured with a heavy chain. The site is entirely overgrown and it is virtually impossible to see...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

We noticed this site marked on the tourist map of Siracusa and thought a 1st century Roman theatre sounded interesting. We checked various websites and noted on one that it was open every weekday morning so along we went. What we found was a completely...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

We stayed in Ortigia and were given a map of the area by our hotel. As my partner and I are interested in Greek and Roman ruins this place with its picture on our map caught our attention. It was very difficult walk up Via...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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