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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Part of our walking tour , we strolled small alleys with cobblestone, some are very windy and extremely narrow. You certainly can’t stroll with a wheelchair or a walker. This is the place though to discover interesting historical buildings, the architecture is incredible, the bars...More

Thank Lakecomo16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can easily spend a day or two just walking around these small alleys, exploring the backyards, which are sometimes opening to the street, or listening flamenco music from flats in the evening.. It really feels like real Spain here, after boring Costa del Sol...

Thank mievaan
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Cádiz is a very walk-able city (although the cobblestones can be difficult for wheelchairs, walkers, or canes) and you can just wander around discovering the interesting historic buildings, archways/gates, plazas, and balconies. If you arrive by cruise ship, the city is at your doorstep. Wander...More

1  Thank Paula S
Reviewed October 6, 2018

At the Plaza de San Martin in the center of El Populo (Cadiz Old Town, near the Arco del Populo) lies a beautiful 1600's piece of delicious architecture that demanded attention. It oozed luxury, wealth, elegance, and a richness that time hasn't dimished. Rumor has...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2018

Cadiz is an easy city in which to wander about at will. It’s relatively compact, and one can easily circumnavigate the perimeter of the old town in a morning or afternoon. Many of its streets meander narrowly up, down and around – and one will...More

1  Thank PJandSJ
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Cadiz's old town, like the other Spanish cities, is full of narrow streets and alleys. Walking around the labyrinth-like city is a pleasurable experience.

Thank Leonhkny
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Enter from old gate in Cathedral Square close to Cathedral. Follow painted line to explore the old town of Cadiz. History all around you and plenty of places to stop for a welcome drink.

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Reviewed May 6, 2017

narrow streets and alleyways are best explored during the late day when unpretentious little eateries open their doors and spill out onto the side streets

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Reviewed March 22, 2017

One of our favourite cities,we opted for a walk around rather than the expensive walking tours that were on offer.Cadiz was more relaxed than we expected and did get a little more busy as the day advanced.We enjoyed walking the back lanes looking at some...More

2  Thank shane s
Reviewed March 21, 2017

One of the best things to do when visiting ports on a cruise is to explore the town/village/city where the ship docks. While a good number of our fellow travelers went to Seville, we decided to tour Cadiz on our own. Cadiz is divided into...More

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