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Having seen this rather grand monument to the naval heroes of the Battle of Cavite I wondered what... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2019
peterwV975TL
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Malaga, Spain
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HUGE AND IMPRESSIVE

Another sight near the waterfront. It's enormous and filled with historic information about its... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2019
Mojaquera
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Mojacar, Spain
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

You cant miss this lovely monument on your way down to the seafront. A lovely tribute to the sailors who lost their lives in tghe 1898 Spanish America wars of cavite and Santiago de Cuba. I also like the individual statues of the sailors sitting...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

The Héroes de Cavite and Santiago de Cuba monument was erected in remembrance of the Spanish Sailors that died in the 1898 war in Cuba and the Philippines. Both the Caribbean and Pacific Spanish fleets were wiped out in the battles during the Spanish America...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

Having seen this rather grand monument to the naval heroes of the Battle of Cavite I wondered what and where it was. Check it out on Google and Wikipedia. The battle was against the US fleet in the Philippines on the 1st May 1898. A...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank peterwV975TL
Reviewed January 29, 2019

Another sight near the waterfront. It's enormous and filled with historic information about its history. A lovely historic addition to the city.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mojaquera
Reviewed November 24, 2018

This is a Spanish military (Naval) memorial and monument. It commemorates the valor and sacrifice of the Spanish naval forces and military in two important conflicts in Spanish history (Cavite and Cuba). The monument is located near the harbor, and is a very short walk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chuck M
Reviewed September 6, 2018

This monument is situated near the sea wall & harbour of Cartegena. So it is easily accessible is walking towards the Old Town. It was erected in 1923 as a tribute to the Spanish sailors that died in battle against USA ships in the waters...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 16, 2018

The Monument to the Heroes of Cavite is located on the Plaza de los Heroes de Cavite near to the Town Hall. It is dedicated to the heroes of Spanish Navy at war particularly in the two defeats at the battle of Cavite in Philippines...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed June 12, 2018

This monument is dedicated to the heroes of the battle of Cavite in the Philippines and Santiago in Cuba during the Spanish American War. The Spanish Navy was devastated in both battles and resulted in the demise of Spain's Pacific and Caribbean fleets. It is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank RLWOrangePark
Reviewed March 24, 2018

This is a statue/monument near the water by the square. nothin to actually do here. However the surroundings are nice.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank markreilly282
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Impressive monument which when lit up and with the blue building in the background looks brilliant..

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank VinceNewcastle
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