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Plaza Capuchinos s/n, 14001 Cordoba, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cristo de los Faroles is a statue of Christ on the cross in the Capuchinos Square of which there are countless others. Probably the curly lights give it appeal.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small elegant square with an old people's home on one side and then a chapel and additional buildings.We were staying close and walked past the entrance many times without entering but just pop in ,it is a square of calm.It is easy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This is a small square with a nice cross. I went there on a Sunday morning and I was alone. I liked the offerings, it had a nice touch to it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank StamatisK31
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a beautiful small plaza with the Crucifix, it is a nice find and if you are Christian it is a blessing along the way of your visit through this marvelous city.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Alain A
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is a famous landmark in Cordoba and, as such, is sought out by many visitors. Sought out it has to be as it is hidden in a small square behind a number of other buildings. A quiet haven for contemplation.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

This is a small plaza with a beautiful crucifix. Need to goo during day when there is sunlight to get a clear view if the detail.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

It is just a cross on plaza de Capuchinos. The cross is surrounded by a low fence with lantern on each corner. It would probably more beautiful in the evening when the lamps are on.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This statue is Christ of the Lanterns. Set in a rather unassuming plaza opposite a rather simple church, it provides and unexpected photo opportunity. This place is seriously crowed with people all wanting to get their picture taken with the cross and I don't blame...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Understand that this place was (and is) meant to be a place where believers can go to pray when troubled at any time of the day and especially the night including very early morning when the churches are closed. It means a lot to the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jim T
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Beautiful at dusk or in the late evening when everyone has left...during the day it loses some of its character for me.

Date of experience: May 2017
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