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Close to port

This monument is in a small park next to the main promenade and close to the port. It is a... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2018
northants90
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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ON THE PROMENADE

While you are walking on Alicante Promenade you will see this sculpture. You can make a photo if... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
lutakmoj
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Pula, Croatia
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Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

This monument is in a small park next to the main promenade and close to the port. It is a striking monument and well maintained. It adds to the overall appearance of the park and is real nice feature.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank northants90
Reviewed May 9, 2018

While you are walking on Alicante Promenade you will see this sculpture. You can make a photo if you like, spent some time in the past thinking about it and Promenade is waiting for you to come back

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lutakmoj
Reviewed January 28, 2018

While in Alicante we came across the Momument in the Canalejas Park which we learnt is the oldest park in the city. This park and we assume monument is dedicated to to the politician Jose Canalejas. This lovely area to walk is beside the sea...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank roy v
Reviewed January 11, 2018

At the end of the promenade, to the west stands a pretty impressive and wonderful statue and monument to one of the region's former respected politicians from the 1920's. A gentleman called Jose Canalejas, a local resident who rose high into Spain's political office and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SteveJacksonnufc
Reviewed December 7, 2017

Clean and well maintained area which is a good place for a photo stop as you explore along the seafront.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Pete_Gill_W
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

This is a great example of Spanish statue architecture and although you do actually only need 5mins to look at it, it's well worth having a stop to view.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Temer2
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Just one example of the amazing architecture in Alicante, look up look down, you'll be amazed what you see.... it's a joy to behold

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

You come across a lot of these types of statues. Don't claim to be a historical expert but it certainly impresses you seeing this statue and fountains.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Bob50M
Reviewed August 27, 2017

Most of the squares and public spaces in Alicante have statues to focus the eye but this is one of the best

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 490theos
Reviewed May 29, 2017

The Monumento a Canalejas is situated at the end of the marble promenade and really can't miss it. We've been to Alicante a few times and only really looked at this beautiful monument a little closer on this occasion. If walking around Alicante you'll probably...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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