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Marbella Old Quarter

Pl. Jose Palomo, 29601 Marbella, Spain
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Ranked #2 of 49 Attractions in Marbella
Type: Neighborhoods
Activities: City walk sightseeing
Traveler Description: Fantastic day or night. Day time shopping  is its best here wondering around the cobbled old streets, stumbling onto old churches and people. Orange... more »
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efay
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91 reviews 91 reviews
35 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

You might not spend all day here but it's lovely to take a while to wander the little winding streets and browsing the shops. If you come back a second time, you're likely to discover a whole new route. Very pretty.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Lots of tapas bars in the old town. Sitting al fresco on the very narrow streets in the old town. Great atmosphere.

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York, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Lovely to stroll around during the day or night. Shops to browse and loads of places to eat and drink, and sights to see. Pleasantly surprised.

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

It's beautiful with a lot of small streets that you can get lost in, there are plenty of shops and places to eat/drink, although I wouldn't necessarily recommend you have a full blown meal as it's a commercially tourist area you are likely to get over priced average food. We had churros in the Orange square with coffee , which... More

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Warwickshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

We went to the old quarter most evenings and had some really lovely meals in restaurants hidden away in the maze of pretty streets. There are lots of lovely shops and bars hidden away. The large square is pretty but avoid the large restaurant in the middle as it is over priced and the service was poor (bringing our mains... More

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

The old part of Marbella was lovely and very quaint with nice little coffee shops and churches. Well worth a visit!

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

Do not bother. It was really nice aeons ago, before it got taken over by the countless (and pointless) restaurants with pictures on their so called menues

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Narrow streets with beautiful buildings and squares, lot's of flowers and very nice restaurants with delicious food. Good shops, but with variuos service level. Liked it a lot!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The old Quarter is great place to wander around, go to a great restaurant, and to shop before heading out to the beautiful beaches.

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Lovely place to visit, quaint streets and lovely Cafes and history, we went not knowing what to expect but we where very presently surprised, the flowers around the building where lovely

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