"Porta Paola" Top 5 Page for this destination Porta Paola -Paola Gate Tip by croisbeauty

Porta Paola -Paola Gate, Ferrara: 4 reviews and 9 photos

  Porta Paola
by croisbeauty
 
  • Porta Paola - Ferrara
      Porta Paola
    by croisbeauty
  • - Ferrara
  • - Ferrara
 

Porta Paola is the very first historic sight of Ferrara I've seen entering to the town. I stop my car at Piazza Travaglio, right behind the Porta and just a foot from my hotel.
The gateway was built in the 17th century and is followed by a section of the walls distinguished by its mighty bastions (baluardi) each in the form of the ace of spades.

Address: Piazza Travaglio

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Sep 18, 2005
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse

Comments

croisbeauty

“aliis si licet, tibi non licet”

Online Now

Male

Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 0 5
Forum Rank:
0 0 0 1 6

Have you been to Ferrara?

  Share Your Travels