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A Step Back in Time

When the taxi drive told us, we would have to walk the last 500 feet to our apartment in the Casco... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hollytmx
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Erie, Colorado
Beautiful old town

The old town of Tarragona, with its narrow streets and historic architecture, is a beautiful place... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Ricardo A
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Delft, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When the taxi drive told us, we would have to walk the last 500 feet to our apartment in the Casco Antiguo de Tarragona, I had no idea about what my eyes would see. It was like I had entered in a time warp....I was...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The old town of Tarragona, with its narrow streets and historic architecture, is a beautiful place that is worth the visit. It's topography makes it even more attractive, and reminded me of the Alfama district in Lisbon or the historic town of Bergamo, in Italy....More

Thank Ricardo A
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

casco antoguo is th eold part of Tarragona. we have enjoyed a lot walking around without an aim but just trying to get lost and live it as the much as we could. lovely

Thank Mark B
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

It's like going back in History, fantastic old cobbled streets. Plenty of shops, bars and restaurants. Easy to get round and not get lost. Takes you back in time. Have visited this city several times and am still finding things I haven't seen. Museums to...More

Thank Jane2003rugby
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Even though the "new" ("newer" is more accurate) town of Tarragona is nice, what's really the charm of the city is the old town. Narrow cobblestone streets, great buildings, street artists, restaurants, shops, some Roman ruins here and there and, of course, the great squares...More

Thank Vladimir1998
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Tarragona is a fantastic city in Catalunya, a sort of moral capital of the region. The Casc antic is the vibrant core of the city, with typical restaurants and a great program of events.

Thank Maria Francesca S
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

A walk around the old town of Tarragona with its mix of architecture from as far back as the middle ages, with some occasional Roman remnants is a walk through history, you can lose yourself in the backstreet, you should lose yourself, it's a pleasure...More

Thank TangoHotel1414
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Going there with a group of 8 adults and 2 baby strollers, we soon realized those with the strollers better be in shape to walk up hill to the Cathedral. But by going one street over there is a way to get up there without...More

1  Thank maryinspain8
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

This area is the old town surrounded by fortifications. there are a number of small shops and restaurants mixed with housing. The area provides a lot of shade from the sun. the open air restaurants can be rather hot. there is a park garage, but...More

Thank waiake1
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Wander round the narrow streets and marvel at the different styles of architecture. Pretty squares and plenty of small bars and restaurants.

Thank jane53England
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