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This is the main square in Burgos, close to the Cathedral and a good place to sit and reflect on... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
margareth700
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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
Great place to take it all in

Very close to the cathedral and all the sites in the old town. Lots of people watching can be... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2018
Scott W
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South Miami, Florida
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

The Plaza Mayor is large and did not feel very inviting. We visited early in the morning and there really wasn't much going on at that time of day. We only spent a very short time looking at the colorful buildings and the Town Hall....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Walked by in daytime. The square is undergoing renovation, which takes away a large part of the charm. Didn't go back in the night.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PeterD218
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Its undergoing some refurbishment at the moment but this is a beautiful place to wander around at any time during the day or evening. It is ringed by restaurants and shops and fills with people during the day but especially in the evenings.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank FredSG
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Had lunch there for the experience but you can do better price wise on the side street. Remember to first ask to see “el menu del dia” “the menus do the day”. The food is usually delicious and quite a deal.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

Pretty much like any other Plaza Major although this one was under renovation when we walked through. A square with shops around the outside just like most Spanish squares. Nothing special about it except the arch through which you might enter or leave.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Melanie D
Reviewed May 30, 2018

With wine or a beer enjoy your tapas from several bars facing the side of the cathedral. See the sea and diversity of the human species mixing with locals. An extremely alive place any time of the year

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

This is the main square in Burgos, close to the Cathedral and a good place to sit and reflect on the history of the City. There are many interesting and colourful buildings and a good place for shopping. Sit at one of the restaurants and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank margareth700
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Very close to the cathedral and all the sites in the old town. Lots of people watching can be done here as well as enjoying a coffee or a drink and a meal.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Scott W
Reviewed May 7, 2018

The iconic square has been spoilt by the activity of a facelift but the abomination that stands out the worst are the lift shafts down to a car park.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kingpike1
Reviewed May 5, 2018

When you are heading towards the city of Burgos, you should have to know that there are two places into the historical centre you will have to visit: namely the Gothic Cathedral and of course the colourful Plaza Mayor. This location was formerly known as...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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ripponz
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Response from jaimeelsabio | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean Mercado San Miguel where people go for tapas. If so, it's across the street from the Plaza Mayor. I'm unfamiliar with a central market in Madrid.
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