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Address: 11201 Algeciras, Spain
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Nice square in the centre

Plaza Alta is a main squire of Algeciras that is actually the heart of the city. Here you will find the way to the shopping streets and a lot of of bars, cafeterias, bakeries and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Alexandra O
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Odessa, Ukraine
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Odessa, Ukraine
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Plaza Alta is a main squire of Algeciras that is actually the heart of the city. Here you will find the way to the shopping streets and a lot of of bars, cafeterias, bakeries and restaurants. If you are in Algeciras you have to visit Plaza Alta with its nice church and fountain.

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Plaza Alta was the only reasonable place in this very ugly city.The weather was bad which compounded our misery.Our only highlight was staying at Globales Reina Christina,the hotel was very good ,but in an awful location.

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Thank David L
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a fantastic place to visit with selection of local outdoor bars and shops, very friendly people. Great sunny weather. Interesting , beautiful architecture... We enjoined every moment ... :-)

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yorkshire
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44 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2017

A more characterful & attractive part of Algeciras. The main square with 2 churches several bars/restaurants & the heart of the old town.

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1 Thank scotsgirl42
Malaga, Spain
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35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2016

lots of lively bars and good shopping. Tiled public benches are a work of art. I visited just before Christmas when restaurants and bars were really lively, lots of singing and dancing....at lunch time.

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Thank Brendan S
Velp, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

A nice evening market on the square and terraces of bars and restaurants. Shops are nearby. Good quality shops.

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Thank Walter L
Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

A nice Plaza to sit and have Tapas and a drink. Old Church and some pleasant local shopping streets nearby. Stroll around the immediate area to see the old Algeciras. Worth a visit if in the area otherwise not worth stopping.

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Thank Sue F
Hereford
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

The square looks lovely in sunshine, with its ceramic tiled decor and seats. It is an imposing sight as you approach. However there is an air of poverty as you watch people go about their daily business.

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Thank SueJHereford
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

This could be beautiful but is now a little unloved. Needs a clean and plant watering. Locals and sightseers use it for respite from sun and shopping.

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Thank shellbev
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Lovely plaza surrounded by Tapas bars and churches. The centre of Algeciras with amazing coloured tiles. Worth seeing if you are here.

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