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A beautiful place

One of the most important monuments is the church of Santa María (thirteenth century. Standing on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Felixstowe2016
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Another old lovely Cathedral

Spain is full of wonderful Cathedrals that take your breath away. Whilst this is worth seeing, it’s... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
aussieskiman
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most important monuments is the church of Santa María (thirteenth century. Standing on a corner of the building is a bronze statue.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Felixstowe2016
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Spain is full of wonderful Cathedrals that take your breath away. Whilst this is worth seeing, it’s not one of those OMG churches. The view from the tower is OK, but limited in its view. The collection is also of interest. If you are in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

the square is very nice, as is the facade of the church. and the view from the tower is also worth the climb up the staircase. in the church itself, the altar is worth a second look.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 15 January 2018

An other historic church which is well worth the the visit, not least because of the decoration of the beautiful wooden alterpiece and the black jesus figur

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ulrik J
Reviewed 28 September 2017

At first sight a simple church, but its history and preservation will show you some very interesting details. Also, the views from the tower are very impressive, as you can see all of the medieval town: great!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank tawv
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Upon entry the cathedral didn't appear amazing however when wondering around it with an audio guide it really had some hidden gems. We thoroughly enjoyed climbing the tower to see the amazing views over the old town. Staff were very friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

The main attraction in the Santa Maria plaza is the Catedral de Santa María, This small cathedral is basically Gothic in style, but has several Renaissance features. It was built in the 16th century and now serves as the town cathedral. It contains a barely...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank David G
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I enjoy Spanish cathedrals. Not the best or but still enjoyable. It's exterior style is plainer than most, but I believe it is in Arabic style.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank south6
Reviewed 30 June 2017

While this church does have a very elaborate wooden alter area the walls are mainly plain stone which is lovely and makes a change from the overly ornate!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank toniShanghai
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We came on a Sunday so it was not an optimum time to be visiting an active place of worship. The outside is impressive and shows the active building of the edifice through time as reflected by the changing architecture. It is one of the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Philippe V
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