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Beautiful octagonal historical square

A real gem with good Tourist Information Office and lovely restaurants. Had the best Sicilian... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cathy W
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Saint Albans, England, United Kingdom
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Lovely Square with beautiful architecture

Worth a visit during the day to admire the construction and history of the buildings. At night it... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Alanlaurie
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Plaza Ochavada, Archidona, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A real gem with good Tourist Information Office and lovely restaurants. Had the best Sicilian pizza!!

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

Worth a visit during the day to admire the construction and history of the buildings. At night it is centre of the town with several restaurants to pass away the evening with lovely food and drink

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Reviewed August 14, 2017

Nice selection of bars and restaurants, worth a stop for dinner or drinks, in the evening, opposite the tourist info.

Thank macymo
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Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

We were very lucky that the second time we visited there was a large celebration in one of the Restuarants in the Plaza of a Spanish baptism. It was a joy to watch the baby and generations of the families relaxing with no their tourists...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2016

This is another little gem of a place that we have stumbled upon during our travels. The villagers are very friendly and welcoming. Unfortunately we were there on Monday and the plaza was deserted except for one solitary man. It is, however, a delightful plaza...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Very nice buildings with some nice bars and restaurant. Also contains the tourist information office.

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Reviewed June 27, 2016

The place is nice in the daytime, but best after 10 pm, when all bars and restaurants are open and packed with people, mostly locals, form young to old. You can enjoy a real Spanish experience, without the touristic touch.

Thank Szmiki
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Reviewed April 13, 2016

We dropped into Archidona while staying nearby at Cortijo, La Haza. It was a bit of a dull day but the unusual plaza was well worth a look

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Reviewed February 18, 2016

I first visited Archidona in 2015,since then I have bought a house and moved to the village/The Ochavada is considered to be probably the best in Andalucia.Lots of events held there throughout the year and the best bars and restaurants in the town are around...More

1  Thank tollycobbold
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Reviewed January 11, 2016

Used for events, eating places around , bullfights set up in summer ., time we were there Christmas lights up, big lit up crowns !

Thank Vernon W
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