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Lovely

I really enjoyed this fortress church. Take note of the thickness of the walls, the iron through... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
Jack_Carter1987
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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Right in the middle of town

Located in the middle of this small village on the main square, opposite the tourist office... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2017
PeterD218
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Belgium
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15 Jul 2018
“Lovely”
17 Oct 2017
“Right in the middle of town”
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this fortress church. Take note of the thickness of the walls, the iron through the door and the lack of windows. This was to protect against pirates. Inside the place is very calming. Situated right in the centre of the village and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jack_Carter1987
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Located in the middle of this small village on the main square, opposite the tourist office. Surrounded by bars and eateries. Closed for maintenance during my visit of the place.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank PeterD218
Reviewed June 18, 2017

A fairy tale castle on a hill top with no one else around. A small parking lot and a walk up through the walls and one can explore the entire area without any kitch sales or sales pitchesc. The chapel is beautiful. The castle was...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ron W
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Full of little cafes bars pastry & bread shops plus the picturesque Castle of Javier. With local bus prices of 2.55 Euros there is no excuse wherever you're located not to vet this lovely town with its tiny streets occasional flea market & take in...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed September 24, 2016

Sant Francesc is the most beautiful village of Formentera and the Sanctuary right in the center give it a special charme.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Edite F
Reviewed July 11, 2016

A welcome respite from the sun with walls that are over 2 metres thick! You can taste the history in this place and it is very well presented with original features.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed April 1, 2016

There is not a whole lot here but it is very pleasant to just sit and watch the kids play football in front of the church. The Good Friday service was lovely and worth coming to see. As was the exhibition Formenhattan in the exhibition...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed August 9, 2015

Called into here as the first stop on a day trip to the island - pleasant place - lots of shopping opportunities, fairly simple to walk round if you work out where you are from the Coach Parking area... Church was clean, but not obviously...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Looie1954
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