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Iglesia de Santa Maria

Calle Santa Maria, 39700, Castro Urdiales, Spain
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Great sights

Great view of ocean. Nice walkway along the corniche. Cool to walk around the church, bridge, and... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
lindaolson
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Big and Beautiful

This is a lovely big church, far bigger than you would expect from the size of the town. Like most... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
peetajohn
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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Calle Santa Maria, 39700, Castro Urdiales, Spain
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Great view of ocean. Nice walkway along the corniche. Cool to walk around the church, bridge, and pier.

Thank lindaolson
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is a lovely big church, far bigger than you would expect from the size of the town. Like most churches in the area it is beautiful inside and very well looked after. Clearly money has been spent on it as most of the religious...More

Thank peetajohn
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Down at the seaside, hotch potch design, featuring a lot of extensions and additions. Seems very old and grand. Nice to walk around.

Thank RobbieJEF
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

If you travelling around Basque Country, u must stop in the village, the church is beautiful, the views are wonderful, it's a little beautiful place u won't be disappointed to visit. It's adorable.

Thank Barbie M
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

We didn’t have much time to get there on time to visit the Iglesia de Santa Maria. We arrived 15 minutes before closing time. I thought I would have to rush to see everything, but that was not the case. They let us enjoy this...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

This great seaside town with narrow streets has a very well kept seafront with views up to the top of a hill to the mediaeval church of San Pedro. The remains of the later Santa Maria Church are next to that and very imposing. Plenty...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

This is hard to miss as it dominates the sea views. A lovely spot to visits and close to the castle.

Thank Kristina B
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

night time is the best time to visit, the photo opportunities here are fantastic. you have the old cathedral, the harbour and the old fort, we were lucky to have a full moon shining when we were here,

Thank Tomvc1
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Beautiful church with some cool architecture on the outside. Inside looks like all the other really cool churches in the area with great artwork, stained glass, etc... There was a person asking for donations at the door. We spent probably ten minutes looking around the...More

Thank jbrums
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful church and views. Standing on a prominent hillside it can be seen in a commanding position the whole length of the promenade.

Thank Bill M
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