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Very pretty

A must see if you're touring the Sierra de Francia. A lovely village to wander around, with several... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
chrissie2689
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Oliva, Spain
One of the most original villages in Spain

The Plaza Mayor of Mogarraz is a typical village square, surrounded by houses built in the local... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
Ray V
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Chaves, Portugal
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9 Oct 2018
“Very pretty”
20 Aug 2017
“One of the most original villages in Spain”
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Reviewed May 5, 2016

The incredible things about this village are the portraits of over 400 past and present residents on the walls of houses and the walls of the church. There were painted by a local artist and originated from the 1960s when local people needed identity cards...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

A must see if you're touring the Sierra de Francia. A lovely village to wander around, with several restaurants and bars.

Thank chrissie2689
Reviewed August 20, 2017

The Plaza Mayor of Mogarraz is a typical village square, surrounded by houses built in the local arquitecture, but with the peculiarity that on their fronts (it is the same in all of the village) there are painings of the people who lived or live...More

Thank Ray V
Reviewed August 7, 2017

This town is one of the most interesting small towns that I have ever visitied. The views of the mountains and valleys are pretty, the architecture is quite interesting, but it is the portraits on its houses that give it such an unusual feel. It...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

This is a small place to visit and you can enjoy coffee or food in the nearby restaurants. I suggest you combine your visit with some of the other villages in the area.

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Reviewed May 5, 2016

The incredible things about this village are the portraits of over 400 past and present residents on the walls of houses and the walls of the church. There were painted by a local artist and originated from the 1960s when local people needed identity cards...More

1  Thank NomadicTraveller7
Reviewed October 16, 2015

Such a beautiful old history filled town to visit, if you get the chance, park your car and walk this beautiful town and enjoy her local food....

Thank KarenMOglesby
Reviewed October 4, 2015

When you arrive at this village in "La Sierra" de "Salamanca" you are socked with the picture,s outside their houses, of the neighbours of the village. A local artist has painted them . Some of them live in the house and others have already died,and...More

Thank CARMINA08
Reviewed September 24, 2015

This is a bit out of the way, but worth the visit. You have to be able to walk up and down hills. There was not much open, but there was still lots to see. The locals were very helpful, telling us where to park,...More

1  Thank judithyo
Reviewed May 7, 2014

A tiny town tucked away in the Sierra de Francia, is one you might easily skip, however, it was one of the wonderful and unexpected delights of our whole trip.

Thank Martha S
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