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The Tower of Charles V

Via Francesco Crispi, 92014 Porto Empedocle, Sicily, Italy
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Nothing special

Here can be good if you really want to kill some time...some old sea stuff and that's it..it was a... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
Volga E
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Not much to see

This is a small town not much to see they have a free museum in this tower and they could not... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2016
Reddantheaddick
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26 Feb 2017
“Nothing special”
10 Jun 2016
“Not much to see”
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Via Francesco Crispi, 92014 Porto Empedocle, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Here can be good if you really want to kill some time...some old sea stuff and that's it..it was a prison maybe but you wont see anything interesting..

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Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

This is a small town not much to see they have a free museum in this tower and they could not really charge for it but you should go in it's about the only thing in town to see, don't expect much and you will...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2015

A cool place to mooch around - very close to both port and town - Quiet worth a visit as views from top are good.

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Reviewed 26 March 2015

A working port town made famous as the fictional town of Vigata in the Inspector Montalbano novels by Andrea Camilleri. The 16th century Tower Fort of The Bourbon King, Charles V, at the harbour end of Via Roma is worth a visit, the scene of...More

Thank Martin T
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Reviewed 15 October 2014

Sometimes this sight is used as museum, not during our stay in Porto Empedocle, but is really beautiful to see. Close to the port and the city center is a nice place where to stay waiting the ship to go in Lampedusa

Thank Hari76
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gillian67
3 April 2016|
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Yes, very close to the port
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