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Plaza Mayor

Plaza Mayor, 10200 Penaranda de Duero, Spain
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Beautiful historic square

We were amazed when we went through the archway into the square. The buildings are so historic - I... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2016
Andrew W
London, United Kingdom
Magnifique et typique

Petit village typique. La place est très jolie. L'endroit n'est que peu touristique, ce qui... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2015
Sophie M
Nancy, France
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Jun 28, 2016
“Beautiful historic square”
Aug 28, 2015
“Magnifique et typique”
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Plaza Mayor, 10200 Penaranda de Duero, Spain
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

We were amazed when we went through the archway into the square. The buildings are so historic - I think some go back to the 1600s. There is a monument and timber framed buildings plus the huge church. The day we went it was totally...More

1  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed August 28, 2015

Petit village typique. La place est très jolie. L'endroit n'est que peu touristique, ce qui garantie de la tranquillité. Si vous passez dans le coin, arrêtez-vous ! Small village, typically spanish. The place is very beautiful and not filled with tourists, which makes it a...More

Thank Sophie M
Reviewed August 27, 2015

From the main road through an arch and into the Plaza Mayor. A large church and a palace face the Sq with a nice bar to sit and watch the world go by. Narrow streets lead off the plaza & some shops selling local produce,...More

1  Thank digbyl177
Reviewed May 3, 2014

Restaurants are amazing, people are friendly, area full of history, at time of visit the storks were hatching there eggs and the young birds were reaching up for food what a wonderful picture.

1  Thank 636sue
Reviewed April 19, 2014

A nice atmosphere to have a drink and spend some time in this fabulous old town. Hopefully the tents will disappear soon?

1  Thank LincolnshireBilly
Reviewed April 3, 2014

The plaza major is very pretty and contains on old palace which is open to the public and an old church

Thank Steve C
Reviewed January 10, 2014

And we agreed--it is quite large, populated with many distinct palacios of renaissance and baroque origin. There is a fine equine statue and some modern shops within the square as well. Quite grand!

Thank travelfromric
Reviewed January 4, 2014

Charming square surrounded by historic buildings and dominated by large equestrian statue of Pizarro. Plenty of bars and restaurants with outdoor seating around the square and a great place for a cervaza or tinto verano in the warmer months, equally beautiful in the colder months...More

Thank BristolAussie
Reviewed December 30, 2013

We walked into Burgos from the bus station after a long trip from the other side of the world (literally, we live in Honolulu) and, despite our extreme fatigue could not help but look about us in awe as we wheeled our luggage around in...More

Thank gretchina
Reviewed August 30, 2013

Time stands still in this place, with it's ancient buildings and columns. This is as traditional as you'll find .. untouched(ish) by time

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