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Sights in Tierra de Badajoz

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Squares in Badajoz
Plaza Alta
Badajoz’s most iconic square is the Plaza Alta. It’s found next to the Espantaperros Tower, La Galera, and the Alcazaba in the his
Castles in Badajoz
Alcazaba of Badajoz
The Alcazaba of Badajoz is found in the highest part of the city near the emblematic Plaza Alta and close to the Casas Mudéjares a
Historical Monuments in Badajoz
Puente de Palmas
El Puente de Palmas is located just opposite the Puerta de Palmas and the bastion of San Vicente. It is 600 meters long and 32 wi
Historical Monuments in Badajoz
Giralda de Badajoz
No, this isn't the Giralda in Seville, but a reproduction of it, albeit on a smaller scale. It is made from brick and stone, with
Historical Monuments in Badajoz
Puerta de Palmas
This gate located in front of the Puente de Palmas on the Banks of Guadiana River near the Baluarte de San Vicente is the true sym
Cathedrals in Badajoz
Badajoz Cathedral
The Cathedral of Badajoz is located in Plaza de España (next to the Town Hall), although the tourist entrance is on Calle San Blas
Historical Monuments in Badajoz
The Espantaperros Tower
The most famous and important tower of the Alcazaba de Badajoz is the Atalaya Tower, known locally as the Espantaperros (“Marvel”)
Historical Monuments in Badajoz
Moorish Houses
These homes, located in the historical centre of Badajoz in front of the Citadel and the convent, are said to be the oldest houses
Churches in Badajoz
Ermita de la Soledad
This hermitage is located in the historical center of Badajoz, in front of La Giralda, the Museum of Fine Arts, and the Cathedral
Statues in Badajoz
Monumento al Héroe Caído
This monument is located in the Plaza of December 18, just in front of the Bastion and the Porte de la Trinidad. It was erected i
City Halls in Badajoz
Town Hall (Ayuntamiento de Badajoz)
In the central Plaza España, opposite the statue dedicated to Luis Morales and the rear facade of Badajoz Cathedral, the Town Hall
Historical Monuments in Badajoz
La Galera
Under the Espantaperros Tower, and beside the Alcazaba and Plaza Alta is this sixteenth-century building, which has had many diffe
Churches in Badajoz
Catedral de San Juan Bautista
This is one of the most beautiful churches in Badajoz, both for its setting and its spaciousness. It is in the centre of the city,
Churches in Badajoz
Parroquia de Santo Domingo
This was the starting point of my tour of Badajoz, located close to the Husa Zubaran hotel where I was staying. It is the largest
Historical Monuments in Badajoz
Hospital Provincial de San Sebastián
The old hospital of San Sebastian is located in the city center, opposite the Church of San Juan Bautista and the Teatro Lopez de
Historical Monuments in Badajoz
Puerta del Capitel
This is the main entrance to the Alcazaba de Badajoz, through Plaza Alta and Plaza San Jose. It is a double door; the outer portio
Churches in Badajoz
Convento de Nuestra Señora de la Merced
This convent, located in the commercial center of the city, in front of the Military Government, is one of four that remain in Ba
Historical Monuments in Badajoz
Baluarte de San Roque
Badajoz is a fortified city. In the late seventeenth century, due to the Spanish and Portuguese war, eight bastions were built in