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Central Location

The Plaza de Espana is a central location that is surrounded by historic buildings like St... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeff E
,
Lisbon, Portugal
Very pretty

This is the best example of baroque architecture in the area. Both the church, the attached... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LincolnBest
,
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good57%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“nice square” (2 reviews)
“tapas” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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30800 Lorca, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Plaza de Espana is a central location that is surrounded by historic buildings like St Patrick’s Cathedral and the Casa Consistorial de Lorca. It also houses the tourist information office and is an ideal place for a drink serviced by the local bars in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the best example of baroque architecture in the area. Both the church, the attached priests housing, the civil registry and the surrounding buildings are gorgeous. Plenty of little bars and cafes to sit in and drink it in as well.

Thank LincolnBest
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We came here primarily for the tourist office at the far end of the Plaza, but there are two good bars in the square where you can grab a drink and tapas. One is an Irish bar, but we happened to choose the other one,...More

1  Thank Mandy J
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

This is a beautiful square next to the Colegiata de San Patricio. I popped into the Tourist office there to buy tickets to get in and they were really helpful, recommending a walk round the city walls. Unfortunately, we went there midday and a lot...More

1  Thank PhilandRuth
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Plaza de Espana on a Saturday expecting the square to be lively with some cafes and restaurants. One cafe was about to close, so we went further downtown and a found a nice tapas bar. The Colegiata de San Patricio church was closed...More

Thank Mosj63
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I discovered this lovely, hidden Spanish square in Lorca whilst visiting with my mum. We enjoyed tapas in one of the Spanish bars and enjoyed looking at the magnificent St. Patrick's cathedral.

Thank Nicola H
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

A lovely place to spend a little time in the heart of Lorca. The tourist information centre and the Colegiata de San Patricio are both to be found here but the effects of the major earthquake of 2011(?) are still be to seen.

Thank Gillian L
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

It was our favourite part of Aguilas. It has historic buildings, shops, bars, restaurants and an excellent cake shop. It can be peaceful and quiet or as lively as you like with one of the organised activities (details from the nearby Tourist Information Centre). We...More

Thank allenms2016
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

A lovely plaza with beautiful buildings surrounding it. Could happily while away a few hours here. There are a few bars you can sit in to enjoy a drink and the architecture.

Thank helenjanine
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

Having visited many many main squares in Spain we expected more from a town as prominent as Lorca. Whilst the buildings are as always typical of this type of square it lacks the grandeur of other large towns.

1  Thank Clive R
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