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6 Sep 2018
“Lovely ”
17 Apr 2018
“Beautiful and historically interesting plaza!”
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La Latina
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely relaxed area which takes you away slightly from the more tourist areas of Madrid. Although there is still tourists there is more of a local vibe about the place. Lots of great restaurants/cafes to try too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sammaz78
Reviewed 18 April 2018

This plaza at the top of the hill, and the most important square in medieval Madrid. Don't miss beautiful Capilla del Obispo built in early XVI century.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mark D
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Plaza de la Paja is worth a detour as it has a lot of history and is attractive to look at.There's the main San fFancisco church on one side and a small medieval garden, Principe Anglona opposite, and another impressive medieval building between the two.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

The plaza got its name from the responsibility of the neighborhood to provide hay for the bishop's palace and the town hall. It's now no longer a center of commerce or a neighborhood for the aristocracy. Gran Plaza has replaced it. But you can sense...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

This plaza is a cute little place, I found it by accident. You have some cafe's and restaurants around, so you can just sit down and chill. There's plenty of trees, so the place is nice and breezy, when it's too hot to be walking...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Tjaša P
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I sought out this square as it is apparently one of the oldest in Madrid and the site of an old market at the intersection of several historic roads. It is OK! Quite hard to find and really nothing to it. A nice old church...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Dave1408
Reviewed 27 October 2015

In early morning everything is so wonderful, later at lunch time more people around and in the evening mostly young people are having a romance or eating, drinking.But this is a fantastic place in great surroundings, we always go there, when in Madrid.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Winesurgeon
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

This was a fabulous plaza to relax. We sat at a cafe and drank sangria for hours just watching people in the square. NAIA had the best sangria!!

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank JMMeyer174
Reviewed 23 January 2015

I'm surprised that there aren't many more reviews about this plaza. We thought it was a charming place with a great atmosphere.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Afflick67
Reviewed 24 November 2014 via mobile

This is one of Madrids most charming plazas in the magnificent tapas area of beautiful la latina just south of plaza mayor.The area is surrounded by great tapas.This is part of classic Madrid. An absolute must experience plaza

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank skankis
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