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The Italian Riviera Sights

Porta Soprana

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Updated 04/10/2014

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A striking 12th-century twin-tower structure, this medieval gateway stands on the spot where a road from ancient Rome entered the city. It is just steps uphill from Columbus's boyhood home, and legend has it that the explorer's father was employed here as a gatekeeper.

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Piazza Dante, Genoa, 16123, Italy

Updated 04/10/2014

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