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Unique castle

This castle is built in the water about 25 metres off the land with a causeway linking it to land and making it a delightful entrance to a unique otherworld. The castle is... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2016
Anthony S
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Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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817 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This castle is built in the water about 25 metres off the land with a causeway linking it to land and making it a delightful entrance to a unique otherworld. The castle is currently home to a number of small and tiny apartments but you can walk around the inside of the castle to soak up the atmosphere and some... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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305 reviews
141 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 755 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Kastel Gomilica was founded in 1529 by Benedictine nuns and is one of seven such forts in the Kastela area. Recently, this middle ages fort has been used as a backdrop for episodes of the TV program "Game of Thrones" that feature the city of 'Bravos". This location has been used in the adventures of Arya Stark and her education... More 

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3 Thank DEK_29
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Of all the 7 castles, I would call this "the floating one", because it is right near the sea. It is small but picturesque, and for Game of Thrones fans: this is the place where most of the scenes of Arya Stark (last season) where filmed.

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Yekaterinburg, Russia
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543 reviews
467 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015

This was a nice area to visit. Really old history here. I would recommend visiting this site if your in town.

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Alberta
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 18 days and it was the perfect location, away from the city but within easy reach of Split and Trogir by bus or car. Also well placed for access to national parks. We loved strolling along the beaches and harbours and shopping in the markets. We hope to return soon.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Kastela is the real Croatia. I highlight recommend you visit. Kastela is the name for 7 single, but connected villages that have existed since the 15th century. Its a fantastic location for walks along the ocean, plenty of places to eat, coffee bars and supermarkets. The 15th century castles and churches located along Kastela bay are definitely worth seeing. There... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2013

Kastel Gomilica is amazing... it is beautiful with lots of restaurants and little allies to explore.

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