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Roman remains

Having walked across the old town, coming from the station, yiu end up at one of the entrances to... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2017
GCW56
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Lorient, France
The legend of the Red tower

Legend has it the patron saint of the city was imprisoned here before his martyrdom. There is a... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2016
Wendy119186363
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Reading, United Kingdom
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“Roman tower turned into bell tower”
30 Mar 2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tower served as one of the towers of the roman walls, while now it serves as the bell tower of the church of Santa Caterina. It is said to have been the prison of Saint Secundus, patron saint of the city.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 30, 2017

Having walked across the old town, coming from the station, yiu end up at one of the entrances to the Roman town. Well worth admiring. The great shame in Asti is that the walls, which start nearby, are hidden by buildings and nowhere displayed or...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed June 3, 2016

Legend has it the patron saint of the city was imprisoned here before his martyrdom. There is a plaque next to it explaining the history in Italian and English. The tower spans roman and the middle ages. Interesting and photogenic

Date of experience: May 2016
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