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Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly, this square is the quintessential Andalucia. Small square surrounded by cute whitewashed houses, shops etc. A bit touristy these days (as you would imagine) but very much the sort of place it would have been great to stumble across 30 years ago. Lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dakles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plaza del Potro is an attractive small square with a fountain in the middle and good buildings on each side.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed May 12, 2018

In itself Plaza del Potro is a pretty square with gift shops, a monument to the Archangel Raphael at one end and a working fountain topped by the figure of a colt with its front legs raised holding a sign with the coat of arms...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 19, 2018

We were lucky enough to find lodging right on this cobbled square and could hear the tinkling water from the pretty fountain in our apartment. On the square are two museums - the Museum of Fine Arts and the Flamenco Museum. There are some nice...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank TravelFan48105
Reviewed April 2, 2018

I would not say that it is a plaza. It is more a street with a fountain in the middle. Yes, the fountain is beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed January 29, 2018

A rather unassuming plaza by Cordoba standards. There's a few small shops, cafes located around the plaza. The Museum of fine arts and a Flamenco museum is also located o the square. There is an interesting little fountain in the square with a prancing horse,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank macedonboy
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Picturesque spot with a few shops around the edge. Some nice restaurants towards the river. Good for some nice photos.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank AndreToronto
Reviewed April 13, 2017

plaza close to museum bellas artes and museum julio romero de torres.When I visit it there was some dancing there

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Daniel K
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Not enough to be worth a special visit but ok if you are touring the city. Small square surrounded by traditional Spanish buildings with a central horse fountain.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Nibblerrabbit
Reviewed January 27, 2017

The Plaza is home to one of the oldest inns in Spain, one which was immortalised in the book Don Quixote. It was also a marketplace for horses, hence the name Plaza of Colts. One of the many statues of St Raphael can be found...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank 839SaraH839
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