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Plaza de la Virgen Blanca

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Address: Plaza de la Virgen Blanca, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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Celedón comes down to Vitoria

4th of August is the best day of all to visit this beautiful square. Every year on this day Celedón comes down to the city and opens the fiestas of Vitoria. The atmosphere is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

4th of August is the best day of all to visit this beautiful square. Every year on this day Celedón comes down to the city and opens the fiestas of Vitoria. The atmosphere is great even if you come with the whole family.

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Vitoria-gasteiz
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Alife, and busy diring the day... Quiet and paceful at night... Always open to anyone... The old medieval market place, all the buildings and works have beed designed to link people, and it's what the sqare does...

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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Nice square with many bars and a lot of folks. From here you can visit all the places of interest in Vitoria. There is a beautifull statue in the middle.

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Roanne, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Like so many places this great plaza in the centre of the old town is never at it's best in the middle of a drizzly winter afternoon in Mid Feb, but if you look beyond that it's not hard to envisage a great buzzing atmosphere full of life on a warm Summers day or evening. We loved the place and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Love the buzz of this plaza. Core of the city. Best views are from the 'Virgen Blanca Cafeteria' (had breakfast there every day in my stay, fresh orange juice, whatever to eat and a Latte for 2'5 £, and amazing service). Loved the street it leads to, specially the Correria (boutique charming shops). The plaza is like a decorated left... More 

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Washington, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

After the sites and shops closed down, we found that this plaza was a great place to walk around or just sit and relax. A few little cafes/bars were open for pizza or beer or gelato. Very clean and safe atmosphere.

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This square is very lively specially at weekends. Lots of restaurants and pintxo bars. Lovely typical white houses with balconies around the square. The old town is just behind the plaza.

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I visited this place on a International Music day, so there were a lots of musicians playing in the square, which added on the amazing atmosphere. Try mojito in one of the bars near the green letters saying Vitoria Gasteiz. If you don't want to end up soaking wet, watch out for the water splashing from the floor.

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Franklin, Tn.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

beautiful buildings, nice cafes, place to sit, nice landscaping, close to train, beautiful monument, great buildings surround this area

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Ruislip, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

very nice hour or so, having a couple of glasses of wine, people watching, good service, in the sun, what's not to like

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