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Castrillo de los Polvazares

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Address: Castrillo de los Polvazares, Spain
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Marvelous little stone town

Very small town, build everything with stone. No cars allowed. You need to park outside of the town and walk through it. There are several restaurants that serve the famous... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 19, 2015
Alvaro H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

Very small town, build everything with stone. No cars allowed. You need to park outside of the town and walk through it. There are several restaurants that serve the famous Cocido Maragato. But pay attention: if you eat ALL the food you will have to sleep a ver long siesta!!!!!

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Derry, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

Beautiful little village in the mountains reallyworth going to see! Lovely stonework and the roads are made of stone.

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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We stopped here because of the reviews and to have lunch. Little did we know that the restaurants are closed on Mondays. Pretty but we didn't see another soul in the place.

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Aranda de Duero, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Awesome mini village where you can eat the famous "Cocido Maragato", a delicious Spanish soup with chickpea, beef, chicken, pork, vegetables, chorizo, etc. There are several restaurants, but we went to Entrepiedras, full recommended.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

There is a parking at the entrance so that the views aren't spoiled by parked cars. But apparently the parking is only for those who can read, as there were a bunch of cars here and there that spoiled the views and most of the pics.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We hiked through this town and we were happy that we did. It is so charming with all of the old stone houses. Very cute.

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Very small town, aroun 100 people. Everything is stone. You need to park outside and walk your way through it. There are several restaurants that serve mostly Cocido Maragato (broth with chick peas and meats). Wear comfortable shoes.

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