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The monument at the dock

Its a monument but the history of Tarifa with the Berber Tarif and the conquest in 1.200 where the... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2018
Frequenttraveller125
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Oslo
Good & Righteous !

Having read the history behind Senor Guzmans claim to fame I am a bit confused ? He saved the town... read more

Reviewed December 23, 2017
Skeney57
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Sydney, Australia
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Jul 20, 2018
“The monument at the dock”
Dec 23, 2017
“Good & Righteous !”
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Paseo de la Alameda, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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Reviewed July 20, 2018

Its a monument but the history of Tarifa with the Berber Tarif and the conquest in 1.200 where the castle was named after Guzman is more interesting. The monument is a great starting point to explore the city, visiting the castle gardens and the castle....More

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Reviewed December 23, 2017

Having read the history behind Senor Guzmans claim to fame I am a bit confused ? He saved the town but at the price of his son's death ? Thanks Dad ! I suppose you had to be there and it would of taken supreme...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017

Guzman lived near the end of the 13th century and was an early defender of Tarifa. This monument stands at the south end of the city in front of the Tarifa port. The City of Tarifa is rich in history and centuries old building are...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2017

The Statue of Guzman El Bueno takes about 1 minute to see and then you can enjoy the nice town of Tarifa.

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Reviewed November 16, 2016

This is quite a recent statue of Tarifa's hero, Guzman the Good. It's quite high up on a plinth, so is difficult to see in detail, but he looks suitably noble, I suppose, though rather pigeon dropping splattered. The unfortunate thing is that the label...More

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