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lovely both night and day.

This is a lovely, historic plaza across from the parador. The church of the Virgen of Africa is... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Judith B
Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, Canada
Pleasant little square

Within walking distance from the port I stopped here a couple of weeks ago with my 4 children. It... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Bushey, United Kingdom
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Plaza de Africa, 51001 Ceuta, Spain
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is a lovely, historic plaza across from the parador. The church of the Virgen of Africa is nearby and the cathedral is across from it. I loved hanging out there is the early evening and watching the teens gather at the foot of the...More

Thank Judith B
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Within walking distance from the port I stopped here a couple of weeks ago with my 4 children. It is a simple little square with streets then leading off to town. There are a couple of church, a memorial and a couple of benches to...More

Thank Sellest
Reviewed 15 March 2017

A small but nice area. You find there two beautiful churches alightened at nightime. From there you can start to explore downtown. The tourist information is nearby.

1  Thank Wengeraner
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Ceuta is a city with strong Moroccan influences and some beautiful architecture. It's easy to walk to the Plaza de Africa and it makes for a nice area to sit close to the ocean in a pleasant garden setting. It's close to the ocean and...More

3  Thank Nanette132
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Main square in Ceuta with a well-maintained garden in the middle with some benches to have a rest during a walk through the center of the town.

Thank floclax
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The plaza was very close to our hotel in Ceuta. A stroll around it is a pleasant experience, but it's not worth going out of your way to visit.

Thank ChuckP440
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Nice place to rest your feet. Directly across from the hotel parador nice close to the ocean very peaceful we felt safe sitting there

Thank travelinwoman2015
Reviewed 6 February 2016

The Plaza de Africa is a small square with lots of space and areas to sit in the shade and watch the world pass by. The main church is on the square but unfortunately was closed when we visited. The squad is at one end...More

Thank ROB T
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Nice square with a beautiful fountain. A nice place to go with the family and if you have kids. A bit small thought, so one cannot jog or bike for instance.

Thank Imane H
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Plaza de Africa is the nerve center of this multi-cultural city. This was built in remembrance of the soldiers fallen in combat during the African War which took place between 1859 & 1860. It has a crypt in the lower part that houses the remains...More

Thank allspice502016
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