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Hafen Santa Cruz de La Palma

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Address: Puerto Santa Cruz de La Palma, Santa Cruz de la Palma, La Palma, Spain

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A town of balconies

A beautiful town full of colours, beautiful building with lovely balconies. Individual, independent shops offering something for everyone. Even the weather was kind when our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

A beautiful town full of colours, beautiful building with lovely balconies. Individual, independent shops offering something for everyone. Even the weather was kind when our cruise ship called here for the day. One of my favourite.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Quaint and unspoilt port city with excellent local market and impressive Theatro/Cine Chico for traditional entertainment in the evenings !!

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Pitlochry, United Kingdom
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26 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

went Thursday 13 nov 2014. bus tour up winding roads to la caldera de taburiente national park.it is actually a volcanic crater with a circumference of 25km and the biggest in the world.towering pine trees and numerous deep valleys.people very relaxed and laid back.saw the dramatic black sand beaches.

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Essex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

For those visiting the Island of LA Palma that need a shopping fix. Good amount of gift shops, clothes, shoes, restaurants. Port is there. Parking is free within the white parking bays and payable within the blue parking bays.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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549 reviews 549 reviews
242 attraction reviews
298 helpful votes 298 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Anchored by the small cruise port and terminal for cruise ship entry and goods traveling to and from the island. It’s not the most attractive port, but as the cruise ships come in, the tour agencies immediately pick up their customers on big buses and head off to see certain parts of the island. There is a small tourist office... More 

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Terceira, Portugal
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99 reviews 99 reviews
17 attraction reviews
197 helpful votes 197 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

La Palma is said to be a lovely island. I have visited the other 6 Canary Islands before (on the same trip) and myst say that La Palma is by far the poorest of them all. Santa Cruz looks just terrible and depravated, buildings are totally run down, all plants around are neglected since years, the upper part of the... More 

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Portsmouth
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45 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

We walked into Santa Cruz from Los Cancajos, which took about an hour. The walk up the main street (rather incongruously named Calle O'Daly) was interesting and enjoyable, especially since it was pedestrianised. There was a good variety of shops and plenty of places to eat. We walked as far as the Avenida las Nieves and the Maritime Museum, housed... More 

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Sutton
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70 reviews 70 reviews
26 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

The port is currently industrial looking. You can observe it from above, the view-point is located on the top of the stairs almost directly behind the huge bus stop. Move of huge cruise ships can be attractive to connoisseurs. There is a shopping centre under construction, so perhaps there will be some more to do in the port. I strongly... More 

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Cumbria, Uk
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66 reviews 66 reviews
34 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

A pleasant enough, non-threatening port area. Not a great deal going on, only a small yachting marina if you are interested in small boats Seemed to be a roro ferry every weekday evening which loaded in the morning and took off in the early afternoon Decent size cruise ships putting in every so often... but that seems the limit of... More 

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london
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

Not really very special, but if you are in Santa Cruz, why not have a peek.

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