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Quit place off the main road/city centre.

This is an impressive tower in a very nice and quiet part, just a few steps from one of the main... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
vanderschouw48
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Laren, The Netherlands
Christmas time

This is the older of the two remaining city gates of the medieval defensive wall of Freiburg im... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2019
majeo
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Miami, Florida
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Martinsgassle, Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an impressive tower in a very nice and quiet part, just a few steps from one of the main roads in the city shoppng centre. Go a few steps in the direction of that busy road, and you will come in the Niemensstr....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

This is the older of the two remaining city gates of the medieval defensive wall of Freiburg im Breisgau. Built in 17th century This is the tower which is attached to McDonald restaurant Look for P to park your rental and explore Freiburgh on foot, it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

to reach the " Martinstor " takes a little walking, if you get lost ask the locals they are very helpful , I did . the Martinstor is very impressive, next to it is another impressive restored building from the past " Freiburger Zeitung"...check out...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

I do not understand, why some historical buildings and sights become an advertisement board for fast food like McDonald's... It is sad to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shimnik
Reviewed September 9, 2018

The Gates has stood here in some form since 1202. It was an anchor for the Medieval fortifications, but when the French military engineer Vauban redesigned the city’s ramparts in the 1600s it became obsolete. On the city side of the passageway there’s a grim...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We arrived with out a real plan for what to do. We usually try to find a walking tour so we can enjoy the views and receive a little history and folklore, but I had a lot of trouble finding one that I could contact...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Very beautiful Tor, one f the gates of the city. A must see spot when you visit the city. It's a shame to have McDonalds sign

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

This old city gate looks good for photograph and it is located in the centre of town. Walk down along the streets with many shops lining both sides.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

one of several main gates which used to be the towers and protection around the city. Today tram, bikes and very few cars

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Geneva2009
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Historical Building in the middle of town, a quick look while shopping is a good picture opportunity.

Date of experience: April 2018
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