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Hector street, Timisoara, Romania
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

If you come to that place in Timiswara Romania, you need someone who was born here to understand the change that happened in Romania ! Amazing

Thank Eli1952
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Try to go with a local, such as Timisoara City Tours, so they can explain the significance of the bastion. It is interesting to see but you will not know the full story if you go alone. Lots of history here.

Thank OldBob22
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Theresa's Bastion is situated in the center of Timisoara, so it's quite easy to reach. The leftovers of the fortification have been recently renovated and it has become one of the main historical symbols of Timisoara. If you're having a stroll around the center of...More

Thank IgorMarkovic
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is one of the attractions in Timisoara...I like the fact that it's renovated and it's a good place to meet up with somebody for a drink and a chat. They also have a few restaurants there, with great food and good service. I enjoy...More

Thank Onisim M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

If you like historical places, you will love this one! This is my favorite place in this city, and it feels so special to be in an old fortification. i recommend visiting!

Thank Kristina V
Reviewed 16 May 2017

While doing a tour, the guide told us that this bastion was once a nice meeting place for young people with nice restaurants. Because of corruption those bars had to close down and now its an empty square

Thank Naomie A
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The Bastion is recent renovated. It is the old fortress of the city. If you come to Timisoara you must vidit.

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 21 March 2017

These remains are of old fortifications from the time of Maria Theresia. It is a minutre walk from Union square and it is worth going there to see it. There are restaurants near by.

Thank Boris B
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

A nice location with nice bars that are ideal for a night of drinking and talking with your friends.

Thank Macota_Lorin
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Located in the western part of the old town, between Boulevard Ionescu and Boulevard Revolution of 1989. Built in the early 1700's sits the remnants of the defensive city walls. Now used for commercial purposes. Definitely worth a look when visiting Timisoara

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