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Fountain near Plaza Mayor

It is located on Plaza de la Provincia in front of the Palace of Santa Cruz, which is now the... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
Mikael F
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Vantaa, Finland
Another good fountain and statue

Fuente de Orfeo is in Plaza de Santa Cruz next to Plaza Mayer and represents Orpheus the character... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2017
Nomadman411978
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London, United Kingdom
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Apr 24, 2018
“Fountain near Plaza Mayor”
Jul 2, 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Circled around for 45 minutes, was expecting a “FOUNTAIN”! Found little thing passed it by and didn’t even notice it. Not worth seeing

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

We were watching a procession that went from Plaza Mayor through the streets to Paza De La Provincia and we came across this beautiful old fountain located in front of Palacio De Santa Cruz. In an area of outstandingly beautiful architecture and a major tourist...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

It is located on Plaza de la Provincia in front of the Palace of Santa Cruz, which is now the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Worth to see on the way to Plaza Mayor.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mikael F
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Fuente de Orfeo is in Plaza de Santa Cruz next to Plaza Mayer and represents Orpheus the character in Greek mythology connected with muscicians and poets.

Date of experience: November 2017
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