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Parque Nicolas Salmeron

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Address: Entre el puerto y la ciudad, Almeria, Spain

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A walk with history

This park, located between the sea and the city has been transformed into Damascus for the film Lawrence of Arabia, directed by David Lean (Performer: Peter O'Toole, Alec... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Lisbon
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

This park, located between the sea and the city has been transformed into Damascus for the film Lawrence of Arabia, directed by David Lean (Performer: Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Omar Sharif, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins). Today is one of the most important parks of Almeria, especially the old town.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Following along the waters way this park encompasses childrens areas, adult seating, some art and sculpture, and water features too. Nothing special but something nice ! ! !

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Zurgena, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2011

Parque Nicolas Salmeron is nothing special unless you are a film buff and have seen "Lawrence Of Arabia" and "Patton". A lot of the filming for both films took place here, with Almeria taking the place of Damascus and Cairo in "Lawrence", and General Patton's entry into Palermo followed by greeting of the ‘Italian’ Bishop filmed on the Escalera de... More 

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