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Porta Asinaria

A massive gate in the ancient Aurelian Walls of Rome. The gate has two gigantic round towers, and... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
SpanishStepsApt
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Rome, Italy
Undergoing major renovation

You can still see much of the outside of the gate from various places. The best viewpoint is to... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Evets54
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 Sep 2018
“Porta Asinaria”
11 Sep 2017
“Undergoing major renovation”
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P. Zza Di Porta San Giovanni - V. Appia Nuova, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

A massive gate in the ancient Aurelian Walls of Rome. The gate has two gigantic round towers, and was built around 273, at the same time as the wall. As of early September 2018, there is no access, but you can see the gate, front...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

You can still see much of the outside of the gate from various places. The best viewpoint is to stop in the small cafe which overlooks it and sit in one of outside tables. The view is great. You cannot currently enter as there appears...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

A gate dating back thousands of years that still stands. easy to walk right by and not appreciate. Would recommend at least taking a second to take it in

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Reviewed 25 January 2017

Dating back almost 2 millennia, this beautiful gate still stands next to the amazing San Giovanni basilica. Worth a quick visit.

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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

A good example of a gate in the Roman Aurelian Walls. Traffic no longer passes through it thankfully. Worth a look if you are in the area.

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