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a very impressive piece of craftmanship and masonary combined.this goes back to the time when... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
ricksreps13
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Manchester, United Kingdom
amazing, the oldest tower in the world apparently but not for the claustrophobic and less fit

it was over 90 degrees when we visited this famous spot again. Looks amazing and great to see but... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Nick L
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

a very impressive piece of craftmanship and masonary combined.this goes back to the time when people created buildings like this because they could.the fancier they were the more affulent the owners looked.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ricksreps13
Reviewed 29 October 2018

it was over 90 degrees when we visited this famous spot again. Looks amazing and great to see but its not for the faint hearted to climb the steps in the narrow tower which was extremely hot but it does provide an amazing and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Nick L
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Obviously if you are doing the tourist route you will come across this. It makes for a good photo opportunity

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank humerous60
Reviewed 22 September 2018

The Cathedral of Saint Dominus was built as a masoleum for Diocletian, the last famous persecutor of the Christians. He was interred here in AD 311. In the 5th century the Christians got even -- destroying the emperor's sarcophagus and converting his tomb into a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

One of the main areas of the Diocletian Palace. Piazza or square with street entertainment. Too successful as the crowd was large and pushy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank packcal
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This is the first square we came across on our walking tour of Old Split & The Palace. It was very, Very busy & is just near to the Bell Tower & Cathedral. As you can imagine very busy.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 5 September 2018

I believe this page refers specifically to the square outside the palace, though lots of reviews seem to be about the palace in general or the cathedral. It's a beautiful square, surrounded by Roman and Medieval architecture. You really feel immersed in the history of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank joebobs1
Reviewed 31 July 2018

If you have the time and few coins to spare, please do walk up to the top. You will love the view. It is pretty much the center piece of the old town and you can see the tower from afar.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Satyabrata
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Now the center of the city of Split, the Roman palace forms the historical nucleus. It's a must-see location. Don't neglect the basement area. If your timing is right you may hear a "KLAPA", an a capella men's group singing in the atrium.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Worth the 3 euros for an entrance fee you also get the temple of Jupiter and the Moseluem Diocletian had built for himself. The tower was built by Christians centuries later. I personally think they put in the wrong spot as it looks like the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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