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Gates to Town

Opening to the old town up cobbled steps to the church. Nice spectacle unfortunately being... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mel_Bates_83
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Mirfield, United Kingdom
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Under renovation

Currently all covered up and under restoration. This is the entrance to go into the myriad of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PURPLEYAMS
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Northern Virginia, Virginia
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Entrance to old Venetian Quarter
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking forward to seeing this ancient gate, but unfortunately, at this time, all we could see was the covering that the town has put over it as it is being repaired. If one is currently (2018) in seeing ancient gates, you will have...More

Thank Platinumjstrain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Opening to the old town up cobbled steps to the church. Nice spectacle unfortunately being renovation so currently covered over.

Thank Mel_Bates_83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Currently all covered up and under restoration. This is the entrance to go into the myriad of alleys. Prepare to get lost

Thank PURPLEYAMS
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

I would have just passed by this attraction without noticing it due to the material covering it up. Just noted some tourists stopping in front of it and taking pictures. I hope that would hurry up with what they're doing with it so they can...More

Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 27 September 2018

this is the main gate to the old town, beautiful piece of history.. just look for the big arch and you won't miss it

Thank ludovico a
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Just my luck the arch is being renovated. Have found a good bar just beyond it though, Bruno a cool place to escape the hot sun.

Thank bridgetw345
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We loved to visit that area and the nearby ones .... it remind me one of the Cinque Terre in Italy ....

Thank Martina G
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Walked under the Baltic Arch last week, and it is still covered with scaffolding and netting. Almost completely hidden from public view.

Thank J R
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Sadly this gate is covered up and we were unable to view it.Assume it's being renovated. Not much else to say as there wasn't anything to see. Rovinj in general is fabulous!

1  Thank Elias22
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Don't miss the gate which narrates Rovinj's history as a Venetian merchant town -- the "Venetian" and "Turkish" heads capping either side of the arch orient you to the historic layout of the town right at the waters' edge near the elegant cafes

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