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La Alcazaba, Badajoz

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  • The remains of this castle and fortress are partially restored to give you a more compete impression of how it must have been centuries ago. The site offers nice views, but compared to other castles/f...  more »
  • Would not recommend. Very poorly maintained. More like a Municipal Car Park for the University. Very bad use of public space. It is called a Moorish citadel: a bit of a cheek considering that the Moor...  more »
  • The Alcazaba of Badajoz is an ancient Moorish citadel, built by the Almohads in the 12th century, although it probably existed already in the 9th century, as Badajoz was founded in the year 875. Histo...  more »
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  • Enjoyed our tour of the walls around the fortress. There are information points along the route, in English. Fantastic views. The pathways are uneven and many deep steps. There is no charge for this attraction.
  • We only walked the perimeter & visited the small garden outside. But what we saw looked fascinating!
  • Best place in Badajoz. It's perfect to spend the day during spring/summer on the grass. It also have great views.
  • Nice place to visit and watch the whole city with a great wide view
  • piece of art

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