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Old town gate

This is a pleasant green oasis worth exploring but the really interesting thing is the old town... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
X8085XIalanf
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Nicely Laid Out

Doesn't look much from outside, but as you walk inside the gardens seem to wrap themselves around... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2019
Graeme B
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Tenerife, Spain
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6 days ago
“Old town gate”
Jul 23, 2019
“Nicely Laid Out ”
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Centro de Garachico, 38450 Garachico, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a pleasant green oasis worth exploring but the really interesting thing is the old town stone gate which lies just adjacent and below the square. It is a survivor of the volcanic eruption and shows how much higher the modern town is than...More

Date of experience: January 2020
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Reviewed July 23, 2019 via mobile

Doesn't look much from outside, but as you walk inside the gardens seem to wrap themselves around you & draw you in. Set out on many levels the whole place is a relaxing place to walk round. Unfortunately the old Wine Press is cordoned off...More

Date of experience: July 2019
69  Thank Graeme B
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

The gardens themselves are quite small with lots of steps and different levels. Not suited to people with reduced mobility. Interesting plaques and lovely plants. The plaza itself is also interesting as it is surrounded by houses with typical Canadian style wooden balconies. A lovely...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed November 21, 2017

A lovely little plaza with a beautiful garden in memory of Juan Gonzales de la Torre. A good selection of plants, trees and some pretty, colourful flowers on which a few large attractive butterflies were feeding. This shady retreat is the perfect place to escape...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Pretty little place to sit and enjoy the peace Lots of interesting things to see Plenty of benches to sit and watch the world go by

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Droopydrawrs52
Reviewed September 29, 2016

This is an odd park/garden with some historical placards, stone steps, a well, palm trees and flowers. Definitely worth popping in for a wander.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank amazinggoose
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Quaint little park in the heart of Garachico within a short walking distance to the fort, natural pools and restaurants and only minutes by foot to a great pizzeria on the main road

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank SendaCowChip
Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

This place is just off the main village square and has a very interesting garden attached to it. There appears to be some work still going on to improve it, but it already merits a visit given its history.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Visiting this beautiful square was well worth the bus trip from Puerto DeLa Cruz. The whole square is full,of character with a lovely atmosphere and lots of historic buildings to meander round. There are tapas bars, public toilets and a cafe all in and around...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Alibali27
Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful plaza surrounded by beautiful architecture a great spot to just sit and relax and take in the historic surroundings

Date of experience: July 2015
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