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Calle Elvira

Plaza Mariana Pineda | (Oficina de Turismo de la Diputación), 18009 Granada, Spain
34-958-226-688
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Ranked #49 of 108 Attractions in Granada
Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Neighborhoods
Most recent review
- Aug 16, 2014
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Granada, Spain
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45 reviews 45 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The fascinating thing for us was all the shops selling articles from Morocco. There were lots of leather goods as well small trinkets with a north African feel.

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Ploiesti, Romania
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70 reviews 70 reviews
58 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

narrow street with many traditional and tourist shops. Very colourful and lively, crowded with tourists.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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82 reviews 82 reviews
38 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Lots of shops run mainly by Moroccans selling stuff for tourists, much of it the same as each other, but we bought a nice leather backpack, some slippers for my small child and some little wallets. We negotiated fair prices and were happy with our purchases. There is NO hard selling and it was all good natured. There looked like... More

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Granada, Andalucia, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

My favorite place in town to have good tapas. The atmosphere is unique, it's right next to the arab market! And you can find any kind of bars, with any kind of music in it.

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

A fascinating street with some good bars and restaurants but spoiled in part by all of the graffiti which is daubed on nearly every wall ... not artistry but simple vandalism.

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L.A.
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17 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

Of all the food that we ate all over Spain, this was the worst place. It is a tourist trap=bad food and they charge you for every single thing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

Calle Elvira has a very nice location, central in the old city. I have enjoyed the walks to the sightseeings and the arabic shops and Tapas bars. I have loved the atmosphere, traditional and vivid. I have bought some arabic trousers, which I am still wearing, from the shop below the appartment. The shop owner below the appartment will give... More

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