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“death penalty” (5 reviews)
“old city” (13 reviews)
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Brasov, Romania
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"capital punishment"
in 6 reviews
"death penalty"
in 5 reviews
"old city"
in 13 reviews
"great architecture"
in 4 reviews
"photo opportunity"
in 3 reviews
"nice piece of history"
in 2 reviews
"quick look"
in 2 reviews
"black church"
in 9 reviews
"close to the city center"
in 2 reviews
"walking tour"
in 5 reviews
"lots of history"
in 2 reviews
"council square"
in 6 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 2 reviews
"the main square"
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"park"
in 15 reviews
"turret"
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Yakaterina's (Catherine's) Gate is a beautiful gate in Brasov, but one that I felt looked almost animated for a medieval gate. Personally, I think some architecture looks better when it has not been restored too much, otherwise it looks like a modern reproduction, which is...More

Thank Aaron Q
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Nice photos and view of the mountain background. Not lots to see, but another photo gem within the Brasov Old Town.

Thank donna_goodwin
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

If you go from Historic Center to 'First Romanian School Museum' than you'll see this gate, with a beautiful arhitecture.

Thank SakinTravel
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Nice piece of history; well preserved. I think in the summer time is very nice to spend some time in the little park across the gate

Thank ManailaM
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Reviewed February 11, 2018

This is a 5-minute lovely attraction in a part of town you should walk to. It's fairytale looking, renovated and well maintained.

Thank Marian S
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Reviewed January 12, 2018

Yekaterina's Gate is one of the most picturesque gates to the old town of Brasov. Part of the fabric that make Brasov such a great place to visit and stay and an essential part of a walk around the old town.

Thank Todd B
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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Brasov used to be a city surrounded by fortified walls and few gates Yekaterina is a main one, but nothing spectacular about it Plus what you see is what you get, there is nothing in front or after it except modern building. The gate is...More

Thank majeo
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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

The place is full of story, so beautiful, it is magnificent to walk in front of this place, the best way to see it is by walking. Be careful with the snow in winter, it is so slippery!!!

Thank Ana M
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Reviewed December 11, 2017

This gate is part of the old fortress of Brasov. It is one of the most beautiful and it has a great architecture.

Thank Laurentiu1987A
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Great place and great architecture. Take a coffee to go and stay o a bench behind the Gate and admire the views. You will not regret it!! The gate is very close to the city center (3 minutes) near the black church

Thank Denisa I
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