First tower (La Guaita) - San Marino
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1
N 43° 56.140 E 012° 26.974
33T E 295298 N 4867889
Quick Description: Guaita is fortress on one of three peaks which overlooks the city of San Marino.
Location: San Marino
Date Posted: 10/29/2014 8:34:09 PM
Waymark Code: WMMRKT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
Views: 3

Long Description:
The Guaita fortress is on the obverse side of € 0.50 Sammarinese euro coins.

The Guaita fortress is the oldest of the three towers constructed on Monte Titano, and the most famous. It was built in the 11th century and served briefly as a prison. It is one of the three towers depicted on both the national flag and coat of arms.
Money Issuing Country: San Marino

Currency: Euro

Denomination: € 0.05

Type of Money: Coin

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