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T h e s p a t i a l s e p a r a t i o n of p u b l i c s p a c e s w i t h i n t h e city a n d t h e o p e r a t i o n a l q u a y w e r e in d r a m a t i c c o n t r a s t to t h e o p e n w a t e r f r o n t a n d c a n a l side p a l a c e s of Venice. K o r c u l a , also o n a n i s l a n d , h a s a h i s t o r i c n u c l e u s e n c i r c l e d b y f o u r t e e n t h s i x t e e n t h c e n t u r y w a l l s a n d a m o a t o n t h e l a n d side w h i c h p r o t e c t e d t h e t o w n from a t t a c k s b y t h e T u r k s a n d p i r a t e s .

T h e city is also p r o t e c t e d by t w o s e p a r a t e forts (ReveHn a n d L o v r i j e n a o ) . T h e s t r e e t l a y o u t w i t h i n t h e walls consists of a m a i n s t r e e t ( t h e P l a c a , b u i l t o n t h e fiUed in c h a n n e l t h a t s e p a r a t e d t h e o r i g i n a l i s l a n d from t h e m a i n l a n d ) e x t e n d i n g w e s t from L u z a s q u a r e to t h e p r i n c i p a l g a t e . T h e city i n c l u d e d a n A r s e n a l a n d O n d r i o ' s big f o u n t a i n ' w h i c h w a s o n e of t h e t e r m i n a l s of t h e old city w a t e r mains.

T h e old t o w n w i t h i n t h e walls h a s b e e n p e d e s t r i a n ­ ised a n d it is p o s s i b l e to see t h e q u a y o r s u r r o u n d i n g sea from t h e n a r r o w r o a d s l e a d i n g a w a y from t h e m a i n s t r e e t . T h e sea g a t e h a s a n i m p r e s s i v e s t a i r c a s e w i t h i n t e r m e d i a t e l a n d i n g from w h i c h o n e c a n v i e w a c r o s s t h e q u a y . T h e q u a y s p a c e e x t e n d s i n t o t h e m a i n p i a z z a ( o u t s i d e t h e old t o w n ) .

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