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Campo del Principe

Address: Barrio Realejo, Granada, Spain
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Ranked #87 of 164 things to do in Granada
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Granada, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

A traditional and large square with local cafeterias, bars and restaurants for tapas but overall "raciones and playground for kids. The atmosphere is local and it is surrounding by beautiful buildinghs and laberintic and 15-minute paths up to the Alhambra. On top of it San Cecilio Church, and further up La Antequeruela quarter boarding th Alhambra and Barranco del Abogado... More 

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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78 reviews 78 reviews
35 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Really. Don't bother. What you get is a small square with playground and a row of restaurants. The only interesting thing is a view of the gorgeous Hotel Alhambra Palace sitting majestically on the hill.

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Malaga, Spain
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2,328 helpful votes 2,328 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

The Campo del Principe has a large jasper and alabaster statue of Cristo de los Favores that is quite impressive. In the 17th century the plague hit Granada, but the people in the area were not affected much because they think that they prayed to this statue.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

This leafy square, at the foot of hill leading up to the Alhambra, has a young and student-y buzz about it. There's one great pasta restaurant as well as a number of cheap-and-cheerful tapas bars.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

Seems like the restos are now more Tapas bars than really good restaurants... 10 yeas ago I remember good food here

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
4 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

There are at least 6 restaurants in this square. The one we went to was fairly ordinary with slow service and basic food.

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