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Santa Maria Church

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Address: Plaza Santa Maria, Alicante, Spain

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Wonderful to wander round and take in the nice surroundings, only down side there was no holy water!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Wonderful to wander round and take in the nice surroundings, only down side there was no holy water!

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

This church is beautiful. Everywhere in this place is amazing and charming. And the area... i fell in love with it.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Visited whilst a service was on which added to the experience. The flowers around the church were beautiful and a credit to the person(s) responsible.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

from my hotel window. You can get in shortly before services but not during: unless of course you are a worshipper. DO NOT take photos inside the church. There is an interesting clock with only one hand

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

This is a lovely old historic church with services continuing regularly daily and is well worth a visit

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The church's architecture is beautiful. For anyone who appreciates art you will love this church. There are several different styles of architecture used, and has a very elegant feel on the inside. There are several different types of arches starting in the Romanesque time period all the way up to the Baroque time period. Seeing the mixed variety of architecture... More 

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Alicante, Spain
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

This church is located at the bottom of the Santa Barbara castle, is one of the oldest in Alicante and one of the most beautiful. Small and welcoming, mass every day at 19.30 if you want to have a real Spanish Catholic experience.

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Oslo, Norway
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Nice architecture, quite small but visit it anyway if you're in old town. We stumbled upon in by accident.

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Bucharest, Romania
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

It's feels amazing when you see it. Great work of art, amazing for your soul. We've discovered by chance, one of the thinks I like the most in Alicante - surprises everywhere - GREAT ones.

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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

lovely architecture and a nice area to spend a few hours visiting.lovely scenery around alicante even tho was only there for a few days it was all thoroughly enjoyable.

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