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Plaza mayor de Chinchon

28370 Chinchon, Spain
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Lovely square

We went yesterday and it was a medieval fair in the town. The square very nice with lot of great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jumanufer
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Sallins, Kildare
via mobile
Fabulous Mayor/Square

Fabulous square with numerous restaurants, bars and cafes serving the local delicious tapas and... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Doris2513
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Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
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28370 Chinchon, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went yesterday and it was a medieval fair in the town. The square very nice with lot of great bars and restaurants. I should be back and without the fair just to see it empty.

Thank jumanufer
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Fabulous square with numerous restaurants, bars and cafes serving the local delicious tapas and pastries. It was the famous bullring where many events take place. Beautiful balconies all round where you can sit and eat whilst people watching.

Thank Doris2513
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We spent part of each day in Plaza Mayor either for drinks or for meals. The restaurants are of varying quality but very interesting and all staff whether English speaking or not just love to help you select a meal and enjoy a good laugh...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We were lucky to visit the day after a bullfighting weekend. The stands were still in place and the centre of the square was covered in sand. Apart from the cars parked the square would have looked very much the same 200 years ago; a...More

Thank Richard S
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Lots of people visit and planty of restaurants around the outside although not the cheapest and very tourist oriented.

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The square is surrounded by well kept nancient buildings and tapas bars and restaurants. It is the location of a famous annual religious celebration. Chinchon is only an hours drive from Madrid. Well worth a visit.

Thank SMV5
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

We wanted to see the hanging balconies here - most guide books highlighted them. However, we were very disappointed. The center of the square was all dirt and just full of cars. There were a number of restaurants along the plaza, but their prices were...More

Thank Barbara F
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Small, but important village, well-known for its typical sweets and alcoholic drinks, loaded with narrow alleys, great central square, ideal for walks and shopping.

Thank Anurici
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This authentic main square with buildings that have lovely balconies looking out on it takes you back in time. The buildings are irregular shaped which adds to authenticity and there are bars and shops looking onto the plaza which during the local festivities, doubles up...More

Thank patriciaprimavera
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Had a lovely cold drink here on a very hot day. Excellent choice of bars and restaurants. Market held here on Saturdays.

Thank keithc299
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