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Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Merced

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Address: Plaza de la Merced, Ronda, Spain

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Linda iglesia...nice church

Es una visita agradable y refrescante en un día caluroso....it is a nice visit...you should enter when the sun is up!

Reviewed 14 April 2017
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Mexico City, Mexico

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Mexico City, Mexico
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Es una visita agradable y refrescante en un día caluroso....it is a nice visit...you should enter when the sun is up!

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Frisco, Texas
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383 reviews
169 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a convent where the nuns bake pastries for sale but you can not see them there is a revolving window to pay. There is the hand of the founding Saint to see.

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Thank Laurence M
Los Angeles, California
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207 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Our favorite part of our plaza visit was watching the children at play, the groups of local seniors gathered together, and other residents of Ronda enjoying the evening. Best to visit during sunset.

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Thank Lisa D
Bergen, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Pretty but unspectacular church right next to the park in the centre of town. Situated right next to a busy through-route but there is a crossing just down the road. Best photos are taken from the park entrance.

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Thank Iain M
Mumbai, India
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391 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is a very attractive structure associated with Sister Theresa. I wanted to go inside and see the church properly but unfortunately my friend lost his passport and all his money in the crowd. A lady pickpocket who was standing behind him whisked away his purse from his backpack and disappeared quickly before he could realise what had happened.. We... More 

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Los Gatos
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 313 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The adventure here is to go around to the left side of the church, enter the side door and order some baked goods from the cloistered nuns. We had a Spanish speaking guide which made the process easier. We also got the key to go into the locked side room and saw the silver hand of St Theresa. A very... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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168 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Go to the door to the left of this pretty church, and ring the bell and be served biscuits by nuns who you can't see but they put your goods on a lazy Susan. Fascinating and not many people know about it

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Perth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 285 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Interesting association with Sister Theresa. The church has Mercy as its theme. Visited during Samana Santa so lots of celebrations going on.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016

This Iglesia is an epic picture perfect while in Ronda. The colourful and vibrant looking structure will amaze you from far. Cannot be missed while in Ronda. Located just before getting to the main square.

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We stayed at Hotel Catalonia Reina Victoria Wellness & Spa which is nearby here so were lucky enough to walk past it to and from our hotel. Lots of people go to take photos. The easy walk through the park, at the side of it, to the old town, was one of the highlights of our trips. Amazing views.

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Thank Pat D

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