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Reviewed 6 days ago

You will see bigger and better such squares as you travel round, but it is pleasant enough to stop for a drink or snack here with an adequate choice of cafes and restaurants.

Thank AlanofLondon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This plaza is a short walk from the church. It’s really rather small compared to the other cities in Spain that I visited. There isn’t a lot to see or do here.

Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to lots of plazas before and this gives off a tired poor feeling. Did stop for a drink at one of two bars open to people watch but not that impressed. So good I didn't even take one photo.

Thank jezz c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rest your feet, sit awhile at a local cafe or on a bench. Watch the people come and go. A lovely place to relax or meet up with friends.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not one of your larger plazas, but pretty. Several vendors are set up for you to shop and sample local food.

Thank wasmith59
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We happened to be in Avila the date of the Spain and Portugal match. The plaza had some televisions set up for viewing. A fun, family-friendly way to enjoy a beautiful evening.

Thank SoBe_Mom
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Can't say the half empty restaurants set for tourists interested me much. Better and less expensive offerings other places. Some of the older buildings are interesting though

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Lined with shops and restaurants/cafes, this is a beautiful spot to come visit. They also have a local market on weekends where you can buy farm fresh fruit and vegetables, plants, and homemade goods.

Thank EmilyC234
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This is a typical square within the city walls. One can find the town hall with its bell tower and clock here. There are many bars, cafes and restaurants along the sides, with many people enjoying drinks and food, sit back, relax and people watch.

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This is another great plaza to visit and relax in during your visit to Avila. We enjoyed ourselves on our visit.

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