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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sant Martí d'Empúries is a tiny town located near l'Escala, in the well-known Costa Brava, in Girona region, in Catalonia. It is a very-well preserved Medieval town,so you can walk in the streets and see a lot of old buildings. It is very nice. A...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed October 9, 2018

We have visited St Marti in the past and the restaurants have been good. We went to lEscupli. This time is was not. The offering served up to me was lukewarm and had a gloopy packet sauce. I sent it back and they made me...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hungrylil
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

A short drive from L'Escala and a delightful spot for an evening. Great sea views from the headland. Thoroughly recommended and the food including local fish were excellent.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 824richardw
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Visited here one lunchtime on a Sunday. Very busy but whole area had a buzz. Lots of history ,good walks and restaurants.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DangelaBarry
Reviewed September 13, 2018

A lovely village by the sea near L'Escala. A lovely and easy walk from L'Escala through the woods, skirting beautiful beaches. The village is thought to be where Christianity entered Spain, and it has a most beautiful ancient Church (mass at 12.45 p.m. on Sundays)....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gordon S
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Great for a nice afternoon away from the Beach. Lovely Bars and resteraunts. Parking can be a problem but still worth the visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank davidlgowen
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Small, unassuming and charming. Once an important trading port for the Greeks, the Romans and many that came after until fading into obscurity after problems with pirates. The nearby ruins with ongoing excavations are definitely worth a visit, too

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Walked up to here after visiting the Greco-Roman ruins at Empuries. Lovely old village, church and great views along the coast in both directions. Was relatively quiet in June, and we had Tapas on the beach at one of the cafes, which was a lovely...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ldimage1
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

The best historical place to visit when you near L’Escala . It a hidden gem of Greco Roman Empire remains very well preserved roman Castel and 14 century Greco Church and other historical buildings . The architecture is mesmerising and the all place is Picture...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank blajevaina
Reviewed July 9, 2018

One of the few historic villages on the coast with an idyllic village square with restaurants and a special church

Date of experience: April 2018
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