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Old Town of Caceres, Caceres

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Over the rich history of Old Town of Caceres, many battles were fought and several powers ruled over the city. As you wander its historic streets, observe the different examples of architecture that remain from the various rival forces, including Roman, Moorish, Northern Gothic, and Italian Renaissance styles. For more information about the city’s turbulent past, visit one of its several museums. You can climb the towers of several of the area's churches, each boasting a superb view of Cáceres and the surrounding area. Look towards the ancient city walls to spot storks nesting. This also a great stop for tapas or to try some of the region’s local foods, such as salt-cured ham. Arrange to visit Old Town of Caceres and other attractions in Caceres using our Caceres trip builder.
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  • Very well preserved medieval city with its Jewish quarter that transports you to another era. Is full of wonderful places and fabulous cuisine. Losing is some days by this city you remember that there are in Spain corners emblematic.
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  • Than the truth that we caught Carnival! We have been able to enjoy the views and visits from the center of the city. Repeat safe!
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  • It should visit this city and take a night walk by it. Takes you to the past. Superbly maintained and respected, is grateful that there was traffic and you can walk by it without problems
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