Rabati Castle (Akhaltsikhe)

Historical complex:Rabati Castle
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The Historical Complex

What should we know?

Name in local script:რაბათის ციხე
Also known as:Lomisa Castle, rabatis tsikhe
 
Environment type:hill, mountain
Location type:city, rural, urban

What can we see or do there?

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Services:restaurants, toilets
Shops:souvenirs
 
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Georgian Lari (GEL)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
adultGEL6
studentGEL3
 
Extras:Average Cost:
guide (Georgian)GEL10
guide (foreign)GEL20

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:40 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
every day9am6pm
 
High season:July, August
Low season:January, February

How can we get in contact?

Email:
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Telephone:365 225 028, 0800 800 909
 
Language(s):English, Georgian
Timezone:UTC+04:00
Country calling code:+995

How can we get there?

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What are the numbers and averages?

Altitude:1,002m
Size:70,000 m2

Top Descriptions

First built in the 9th century, Rabati Castle stands proudly on a hill in the middle of city. A somewhat odd mix of old and new (and of Christianity and Islam) this recently renovated site makes for a leisurely way to spend an hour or so. Don’t expect to find too much detail on the inside, though this site does offer a few good facilities such as restaurants, tourist information, and even a hotel.
 
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Top Tips

Consider visiting here on the .
This site offers very good views of from a variety of walls and towers, many of which can be climbed and explored.
Watch out for the dogs that hang out around here as they can become a little too excitable (and bitey).
If you’re visiting in the off season, bring ample clothing as it can get quite chilly here – especially in the morning.
 
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Reviews & Amenities

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Architectural interest
1
Awe
1
Creativity
1
Decoration
1
Age
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Amount of replicas
1
Historical interest
0
Historical significance
0
Historical uncertainty
1
Need for background knowledge
1
Preservation
1
Restoration
1
English information
1
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for Georgian
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Contactability
0
Quality
0
Response time (online)
0
Response time (phone)
1
Altitude
1
Ascent
1
Descent
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Amount
1
Captivation
1
Entertainment
1
General costs
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Value for money
1
Ability to explore
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Price inflation
1
Unwanted attention
0
Authenticity
1
Awe
0
Evocativeness
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
1
Recommendation
1
Returnability
1
Backpackers
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Snow
1
Temperature
1
Wind
1
Birdlife (viewing)
1
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
0
Signs
1
Trails
0
Discounts
0
Foreigner pricing
0
Haggle factor
0
Hidden costs
1
Ticket costs
0
Tipping factor
1
Value for money
1
Avalanches
1
Danger (humans)
1
Danger (land animals)
1
Dengue
1
Landslides
1
Malaria
1
Robbery
1
Wild dogs
0
Amount
0
Captivation
0
Multilingual
0
Quality
1
Early start
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Flashlights
1
Guides
1
Previous knowledge
1
Reservations
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
0
Access to cash machines
0
By card (credit)
0
By card (debit)
0
In foreign currency
0
In local currency
0
Ability to record
1
Ability to take photos
0
Ability to use flash
0
Fees
1
Photogenic factor
1
Distance to hospital
1
Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Time needed
1
Walking time

Rabati Castle (Akhaltsikhe) Forum

Karak Castle Viewpoint

Viewpoint:Karak Castle Viewpoint
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The Viewpoint

What should we know?

Name in local script:
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Environment type:desert, hill, mountain
Location type:rural, town

What can we see or do there?

Activities:
 
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Jordanian Dinar (JOD)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
adult (non resident)JOD2
adult(resident)JOD0.25

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:15 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
everyday8am4pm
 
High season:March to May
Low season:
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How can we get in contact?

Email:
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Language(s):Arabic, English
Timezone:UTC+03:00
Country calling code:962

How can we get there?

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What are the numbers and averages?

Altitude:900m

Top Descriptions

This viewpoint at is fairly splendid. It gives you the chance to take in the breadth of the Jordanian countryside. – Sarah
 
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Top Tips

It can get rather windy up here; hold onto your hats!
This viewpoint is inside so you will have to pay the JOD2 entrance fee to access it.
Bring water with you. It is a little walk from the car park and there aren’t amenities inside.
 
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Reviews & Amenities

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1
Historical significance
1
English information
0
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for local language
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Helpfulness
1
Altitude
1
Ascent
1
Descent
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Risk
1
Amount
1
Entertainment
1
General costs
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
0
Value for money
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
1
Picnicking
1
Adrenaline
1
Awe
1
Evocativeness
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
1
Recommendation
1
Returnability
1
Backpackers
1
Children
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
1
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
0
Stargazing
1
Visibility
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
0
Rain
1
Temperature
1
Wind
0
Birdlife (viewing)
1
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
0
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
1
Location
1
Signs
1
Trails
1
Costs
1
Foreigner pricing
1
Ticket costs
1
Value for money
1
Altitude sickness
1
Danger (general)
1
Danger (humans)
1
Danger (land animals)
0
Dengue
0
Landslides
0
Malaria
1
Robbery
1
Wild dogs
1
Amount
0
Multilingual
1
Quality
1
Early start
1
Equipment (climbing)
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Guides
1
Map and compass
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Ability to take photos
1
Photogenic factor
1
Distance to hospital
1
Safety
1
Safety equipment (need)
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Time needed
1
Walking time

Karak Castle Viewpoint Forum

Karak Castle

Castle(s):Karak Castle
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The Castle

What should we know?

Name in local script:
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Environment type:desert, hill, mountain
Location type:rural, town

What can we see or do there?

Attractions:
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Services:guides
Shops:
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Jordanian Dinar (JOD)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
adult (non-resident)JOD2
adult (resident)JOD0.25

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:45 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
everyday8am4pm
 
Temporarily closed:
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How can we get in contact?

Email:
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Website:
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Telephone:065 678 444
Postal address:
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Fax:
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Language(s):Arabic, English
Timezone:UTC+03:00
Country calling code:962

How can we get there?

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Altitude:930m

Top Descriptions

Strategically built atop one of Jordan’s many hills, this 12th century castle offers outstanding views across and beyond . Though quite dilapidated inside, Karak Castle is a decent size site with lots of nooks and crannies and even a couple of tunnels to satisfy the inner explorer. – Sarah
 
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Top Tips

Apart from a few souvernir sellers and guides, there isn’t much in the castle. If you are hungry, there are eateries lining the car park.
This is a far superior site to , so if you only fancy one such attraction then make it Karak Castle.
Though there are signs around the site, a little internet research before visiting this castle will no doubt enhance your experience.
There are dark nooks and tunnels here so it may be worth bringing a flashlight.
 
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Knowledge
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Memorability
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Professionalism
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Quality
0
Recommendation
1
Amount
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Costs
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Security
1
Size
0
Value for money
1
Amount
1
Cleanliness
1
Costs
1
Modernity
1
Noise
1
Quality
1
Recommendation
1
Size
1
Speed of service
1
Value for money
1
Variety
1
Architectural interest
1
Awe
1
Creativity
1
Decoration
1
Preservation
1
Age
0
Amount of replicas
1
Historical interest
1
Historical significance
1
Historical uncertainty
1
Need for background knowledge
1
Preservation
1
Restoration
1
English information
0
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for local language
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Contactability
1
Quality
0
Response time (online)
0
Response time (phone)
1
Altitude
1
Ascent
1
Descent
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Risk
1
Amount
1
Captivation
1
General costs
1
Interactivity
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Value for money
1
Ability to explore
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
1
Picnicking
1
Authenticity
1
Awe
1
Captivation
1
Evocativeness
1
Interactivity
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
1
Recommendation
1
Backpackers
1
Children
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
1
Visibility
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Temperature
1
Wind
0
Birdlife (viewing)
0
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
1
Signs
1
Costs
0
Discounts
1
Foreigner pricing
1
Haggle factor
1
Hidden costs
1
Obvious pricing
1
Price inflation
1
Ticket costs
1
Tipping factor
1
Value for money
1
Altitude sickness
1
Danger (general)
0
Dengue
0
Malaria
1
Rats
1
Robbery
1
Amount
1
Captivation
0
Multilingual
1
Quality
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Flashlights
1
Guides
1
Identification
1
Previous knowledge
1
Reservations
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Access to cash machines
0
By card (credit)
0
By card (debit)
1
Fees
0
In foreign currency
1
In local currency
1
Ability to record
1
Ability to take photos
1
Ability to use flash
1
Fees
1
Photogenic factor
1
Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Queuing time
1
Time needed
1
Walking time

Karak Castle Forum

Aqaba Castle

Castle(s):Aqaba Castle
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The Castle

What should we know?

Name in local script:
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Environment type:beach, hill, mountain, ocean
Location type:town, urban

What can we see or do there?

Attractions:archaeological museum
Events:
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Services:bathrooms
Shops:cafes, snacks

How much will it cost us?

Currency:Jordanian Dinar (JOD)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
adult (non-resident)JOD3
adult (resident)JOD0.25

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:20 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
Satruday to Thursday8am6pm
Friday8am5pm
 
Temporarily closed:
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How can we get in contact?

Email:
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Website:
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Telephone:
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Postal address:
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Language(s):Arabic, English
Timezone:UTC+03:00
Country calling code:962

How can we get there?

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Size:
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Altitude:6m

Top Descriptions

Aqaba’s 16th century castle is a small and dusty ruins and doesn’t quite compare to the other wonderful treasures Jordan has to offer such as . A few small walkways take you around the outer crumbled walls of what would have been rooms. – Sarah
 
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Top Tips

It seems the stated opening times are not always adhered to and parts of the castle are under renovation. Check with locals or your hotel that the site is indeed open before heading here.
There are a couple of cafes and restaurants surrounding the castle, should you need refreshments.
The museum is included in the price of the castle but may not be open.
Though there isn’t much here, this is the only real historical attraction in and worth popping in to get off the busy streets for a little while.
 
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Reviews & Amenities

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Amount
1
Attention to detail
1
Cleanliness
1
Costs
1
Modernity
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
1
Recommendation
1
Size
1
Architectural interest
1
Awe
1
Creativity
1
Decoration
1
Preservation
1
Age
0
Amount of replicas
1
Historical interest
1
Historical significance
0
Historical uncertainty
1
Need for background knowledge
1
Preservation
1
Restoration
1
English information
0
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for local language
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Contactability
1
Quality
0
Response time (online)
0
Response time (phone)
1
Altitude
1
Ascent
1
Descent
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Risk
1
Amount
1
Captivation
1
General costs
1
Interactivity
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Value for money
1
Ability to explore
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
1
Picnicking
1
Authenticity
1
Awe
1
Captivation
1
Evocativeness
1
Interactivity
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
2
Recommendation
1
Backpackers
1
Children
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
1
Visibility
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Temperature
1
Wind
1
Birdlife (viewing)
1
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
1
Signs
1
Costs
0
Discounts
1
Foreigner pricing
1
Haggle factor
1
Hidden costs
1
Obvious pricing
1
Price inflation
1
Ticket costs
1
Tipping factor
1
Value for money
1
Altitude sickness
1
Danger (general)
0
Dengue
0
Malaria
1
Rats
1
Robbery
1
Amount
1
Captivation
0
Multilingual
1
Quality
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Flashlights
1
Guides
1
Identification
1
Previous knowledge
1
Reservations
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Access to cash machines
0
By card (credit)
0
By card (debit)
1
Fees
0
In foreign currency
1
In local currency
1
Ability to record
1
Ability to take photos
1
Ability to use flash
1
Fees
1
Photogenic factor
1
Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Queuing time
1
Time needed
1
Walking time

Aqaba Castle Forum

San Felipe de Barajas Castle

Castle:San Felipe de Barajas Castle
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Map:

The Castle

What should we know?

Name in local script:Castillo San Felipe de Barajas
Also known as:Cartagena Castle
 
Environment type:field, hill
Location type:city, urban

What can we see or do there?

Attractions:
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Services:bathrooms, ticket office
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Colombian Peso (COP)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
adultCOP25,000

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:50 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
everyday8am6pm
 
Temporarily closed:
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How can we get in contact?

Email:
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Telephone:56 566 803
Postal address:San Felipe de Barajas Castillo, Cra. 17, , Bolívar,
Fax:
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Language(s):Spanish
Timezone:UTC-05:00
Country calling code:57

How can we get there?

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What are the numbers and averages?

Built:1536–1767
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Altitude:0 to 50m

Top Descriptions

This castle might be one of the most impressive historical structures on the outskirts of , although there’s not much here in the way of signage or remaining relics. This castle is really just a shell of its former self. – Daniel
 
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Top Tips

As there’s not much in the way of informative signs, you might be better off getting a guided tour here or renting a headset.
It’s quite easy to walk here from the centre of , although it’s very hot so you might want to consider taking a taxi for about COP10,000 if you struggle in the heat.
You might want to consider bringing a torch as there are a number of interesting tunnels to explore.
 
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Reviews & Amenities

1
Architectural interest
1
Awe
1
Creativity
1
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Recommendation
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Beggars
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Hassle
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Hawkers
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Insects
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Mosquitoes
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Awe
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Captivation
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Memorability
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Tourists
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Rain
1
Temperature
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Wind
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0
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1
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1
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1
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Signs
0
Costs
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Foreigner pricing
1
Haggle factor
1
Hidden costs
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Tipping factor
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Danger (general)
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Malaria
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Rats
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Robbery
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Captivation
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Multilingual
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Quality
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Equipment (hiking)
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Equipment (weatherproof)
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Guides
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Previous knowledge
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Snacks
1
Sun protection
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0
By card (credit)
0
By card (debit)
0
Fees
1
In foreign currency
1
In local currency
0
Ability to record
1
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0
Ability to use flash
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Fees
1
Photogenic factor
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Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
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Queuing time
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Time needed
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San Felipe de Barajas Castle Forum

Castle of Good Hope

Castle:Castle of Good Hope
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Map:

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What should we know?

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Environment type:ocean, mountain
Location type:city, downtown, urban

What can we see or do there?

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Services:cafe
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:South African Rand (ZAR)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
adultZAR30
childZAR15
studentZAR15

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:35 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
everyday9am4pm
Christmas, New Year’s Dayclosedclosed
 
Temporarily closed:
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Telephone:0217 871 249 / 0214 614 673
Postal address:
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Language(s):Afrikaans, English, Xhosa
Timezone:UTC+02:0
Country calling code:27

How can we get there?

Coordinates:33.9260° S, 18.4281° E
 
Transportation type:Train
Route number:
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Although there’s not too much to see inside the museum itself, the grounds are quite pleasant to walk about in and explore. Consider coming here on the .
Do make sure you climb up onto the castle walls. There are particularly good views of and Table Mountain from here.
There’s a small shop, cafeteria and toilets on your far left just after you enter.
 
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1
Creativity
1
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Historical uncertainty
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Value for money
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1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
1
Picnicking
1
Authenticity
1
Awe
1
Captivation
1
Interactivity
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
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Quality
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Recommendation
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Backpackers
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Congestion
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Tour groups
1
Tourists
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Air quality
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Peacefulness
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Pollution
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
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Changeability
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Drought
1
Humidity
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Rain
1
Temperature
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Wind
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Birdlife (viewing)
1
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
0
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
1
Signs
1
Costs
0
Discounts
0
Foreigner pricing
1
Haggle factor
1
Ticket costs
1
Tipping factor
1
Value for money
1
Danger (general)
1
Dengue
1
Malaria
1
Robbery
1
Amount
1
Captivation
0
Multilingual
1
Quality
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Guides
1
Previous knowledge
1
Reservations
1
Access to cash machines
0
By card (credit)
0
By card (debit)
0
By cheque
0
Fees
0
In foreign currency
1
In local currency
0
Ability to record
1
Ability to take photos
1
Ability to use flash
0
Fees
1
Photogenic factor
1
Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Queuing time
1
Time needed
1
Walking time

Castle of Good Hope Forum

Fasilidas Pool

Fasilidas Pool

Castle:Fasilidas’s Pool
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Location type:town

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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Ethiopian Birr (ETB)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
non residentETB200
studentsETB75
residentsETB10

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:45 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
everyday8am5.30pm
 
Temporarily closed:
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How can we get in contact?

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Telephone:0581 111 536, 0581 122 586
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Language(s):Amharic, English
Timezone:UTC+03:00
Country calling code:251

How can we get there?

Coordinates:12.61789, 37.45681
 
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The entrance to the site can be a little difficult to find on foot, so either take a bajaj or be sure to ask the locals once you are near.
You cannot buy your ticket here, so make sure to buy it in advance at .
It is quite possible that for a small ‘donation’ you could enter this site without purchasing the ETB200 ticket.
 
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1
Awe
1
Creativity
1
Decoration
1
Age
0
Amount of replicas
1
Historical interest
1
Historical significance
0
Historical uncertainty
1
Need for background knowledge
1
Preservation
0
Restoration
1
English information
0
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for local language
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Contactability
1
Quality
0
Response time (online)
0
Response time (phone)
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Risk
1
Amount
1
Captivation
0
General costs
1
Interactivity
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
0
Value for money
1
Ability to explore
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
1
Picnicking
1
Authenticity
1
Awe
1
Captivation
1
Interactivity
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
1
Recommendation
1
Backpackers
1
Children
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
1
Visibility
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Temperature
1
Wind
1
Birdlife (viewing)
1
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
0
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
1
Signs
0
Discounts
1
Foreigner pricing
1
Haggle factor
1
Hidden costs
1
Obvious pricing
1
Price inflation
1
Ticket costs
0
Tipping factor
1
Value for money
1
Danger (general)
0
Dengue
0
Malaria
1
Rats
1
Robbery
1
Amount
1
Captivation
0
Multilingual
1
Quality
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Flashlights
1
Guides
1
Identification
1
Previous knowledge
1
Reservations
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Access to cash machines
0
By card (credit)
0
By card (debit)
0
In foreign currency
1
In local currency
1
Ability to record
1
Ability to take photos
1
Ability to use flash
1
Fees
1
Photogenic factor
1
Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Queuing time
1
Time needed
1
Walking time

Fasilidas’s Pool Forum

Fasil Ghebbi

Fasil Ghebbi

Castle(s):Fasil Ghebbi
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What should we know?

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Location type:town

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Currency:Ethiopian Birr (ETB)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
adult (non resident)ETB200
studentsETB75
residentsETB10

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:45 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
everyday8am5.30pm
 
Temporarily closed:
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How can we get in contact?

Email:
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Telephone:0581 111 536, 0581 122 586
Postal address:
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Fax:
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Language(s):Amharic, English
Timezone:UTC+03:00
Country calling code:251

How can we get there?

Coordinates:12.60697, 37.469
 
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Fasil Ghebbi is a castle complex in the centre of . Dating back to the 17th century, what remains of the four castles here is really quite impressive and well worth a visit. The grounds itself are also fairly pleasant, and is a welcome respite from the town itself.
 
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Top Tips

The entrance to the castle complex can be found on the opposite side to the town centre.
Visit the site in the morning when the weather (and light) is likely to be better for exploration and photography.
If you are feeling daring (and don’t care to pay the ETB200), the exit next to the Church of St Michael may also act as a quiet entrance.
 
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Architectural interest
1
Awe
1
Creativity
1
Decoration
1
Age
0
Amount of replicas
1
Historical interest
1
Historical significance
0
Historical uncertainty
1
Need for background knowledge
1
Preservation
0
Restoration
1
English information
0
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for local language
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Contactability
1
Quality
0
Response time (online)
0
Response time (phone)
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Risk