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Nice plaza

A colourful and lively plaza. Worth seeing the tiles of the banks and the frogs of the fountain... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Asli_2014
,
Varese, Italy
via mobile
Nice places to eat at night around this old square.

The bars & restos in and around this lovely old square offer good affordable food. The staff in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rmweston
,
Basse-Normandie, France
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (9 reviews)
“lovely square” (7 reviews)
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11201 Algeciras, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A colourful and lively plaza. Worth seeing the tiles of the banks and the frogs of the fountain. Lots of tapas bars around.

1  Thank Asli_2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bars & restos in and around this lovely old square offer good affordable food. The staff in these hostelries were friendly & helpful guiding us through the novelty of "tapas" .

1  Thank rmweston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely spot for a coffee break in one of the cafes or to sit in the square itself to watch the world go by. The lanes surrounding the plaza have a good cross section of businesses. This is a better cared for area than that...More

1  Thank LE210
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Uncluttered and surrounded by the streets of a working city. The churches in the plaza are worth a visit and will provide a cool respite in Summer. While not exceptional it is an authentic Spanish plaza for and mostly used by the locals

1  Thank Jerry O
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This the only thing to see in this city but this just looks like as the other parts of the city. Beautiful decorations but maintenance is nowhere near what it would deserve. The fountain in the middle was not working and the square was dirty...More

Thank Máté Ó
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Plaza Alta's attraction is decorated with tiles architecture elements. But the tiles are incomplete in several places, they are new and the fountain is not in use. More interesting are churches (2) at this site. You must also visit old streets nearby. The main point...More

Thank Grzegorz N
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely place you must visit if in Algeciras, not much to do there but lots of nice benches and pretty mosaic walls

1  Thank Lydia S
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Just nice to visit the place and take a beer over there. Its a colofull square in thr middle of the city. Nothing spectacular but nice.

1  Thank Cristina D
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Plaza Alta is the main square in Algeciras and all the streets lead of it there is a lovely large chapel. On one side and opposite there is a small one , the tilling and statues are lovely , if visiting on a Sunday morning...More

1  Thank deulas
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful square, a must-see when in Algeciras. It's also worth walking round the San Isidro neighbourhood too to see the church and San Isidro plaza.

1  Thank Peter W
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