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If you want to experience a typical Valencian market you have to go to Benissa on Saturdays and... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2016
Calpe, Spain
Don’t make a specific visit

This is a very small plaza at the top of town near the attractive council office building and... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2017
Camberley, United Kingdom
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Dec 18, 2017
“Don’t make a specific visit”
Sep 2, 2017
“Nice plaza, not spectacular”
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Placeta de l'Esglesia Vella, Benissa, Spain
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

This is a very small plaza at the top of town near the attractive council office building and overlooked by typical Spanish town houses all around. It looks rather desolate with a lonely arch at one end with a missing slot near the top where...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

If you're in the neighborhood, you might as well pay it a visit, but wouldn't go for only this plaza.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Paul E
Reviewed April 27, 2017

This square represents, to me at least, an ideal place to stop and rest awhile whilst taking in / exploring the delights on offer in the Benissa Old Town (casco antiguo). If you want to maximise your coverage pop over to the tourist information office...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Steve T
Reviewed August 7, 2016

This is an old square (plaza) with some seating. There are many squares in all towns in Spain and very few left to rack and ruin - this is just another of them in truth. I suppose that the interesting aspect for this square is...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Steve T
Reviewed May 20, 2016

If you want to experience a typical Valencian market you have to go to Benissa on Saturdays and start your visit above the market with an overview of all the stalls from up above by the Placeta de l'Eglesia Vella! The hustle and bustle you...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Tastefreak
Reviewed August 17, 2015

A nice place to see , but nice is it is not much more , wonder around maybe go inside the church but not much else, head for Altea where the church and plaza much more pleasant and exciting

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed February 22, 2014

Birds in the trees were making more noise than anything else around here! It was such a peaceful backwater. There was a townhouse for sale that I would love to buy and restore, what a great place to live. There is stunning tiling all over...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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