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“Great walking area”
Review of La Ciudad

La Ciudad
Ranked #5 of 48 Sights & Landmarks in Ronda
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

While staying in the Parador we walked east of the new bridge to see the two older bridges to the east. We returned by walking through the lovely, clean and friendly neighborhood of La Ciudad.

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

This area is roughly the same as what is called The Old City. It encompasses many of the oldest structures as well as the principal church and several parks.

It is a beautiful place to walk and take in the sights.

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

The old town is just lovely despite the inevitable growth of fast food outlets which look terribly out of place. Great atmosphere, particularly around sunset, and lovely to wander around the streets

1  Thank Brent J
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

We traversed the city in the late evening and then had our best dining experience during our 13 day stay in Spain at Don Miguel. Beside the usual photo opportunities we caught some other great sights. I have included the photos of this charming city with my review!

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

In Spanish, “la ciudad” means “the city.” Or in this case, a quaint village of about 35,000. For the purposes of a TripAdvisor review, La Ciudad is ambiguous. TA has a designated attraction called “Old City” but with two bridges connecting the compact cityscape, what’s the difference between “The City” and “Old City”?

Whatever! Both were quite a surprise of one who never knew of this burg so steeped in history. On both sides of Tajo Gorge, Ronda clamors to attract tourism. The “newer” side has at the foot of New Bridge the main Plaza de España, a parador (quaint hotel) that sits precariously at cliff edge, museums, churches, and other attractions—as does “Old City.” I recommend a somewhat circular walking tour across New Bridge, through Old City, then cross Puente Viejo (Old Bridge), which is two centuries older than its younger sibling constructed in 1759.

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