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Only really interesting to Spaniards

This boat is a replica of one featured in a soap opera of the 80s, which became famous, and is... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Erik99_12
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Nerja showcase from the 80s

Thought it a bit strange for this iconic boat to be stuck on a plinth away from the sea - after... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
nnmercman
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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4 May 2018
“Only really interesting to Spaniards”
2 Feb 2018
“Nerja showcase from the 80s”
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Calle Antonio Ferrandis Chanquete 6, 29780 Nerja, Spain
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Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

This is ridiculous and a complete waste of time. It’s desperation of having to show tourists at least something!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 173JaniceS
Reviewed 4 May 2018

This boat is a replica of one featured in a soap opera of the 80s, which became famous, and is still fondly remembered by the Spanish. It isn’t really of interest to other people though.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Beautiful and well maintained little wooden boat, located in a corner of the town, which not many know.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Thought it a bit strange for this iconic boat to be stuck on a plinth away from the sea - after all, the tv series gave Nerja a lot of free exposure and put it on the touist map when it aired back in the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Not to be missed as the boat dry docked in the park is a facimile of the boat featured in the iconic 1980'a Spanish TV series Verano Saul (Blue Summer).

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Peter B
Reviewed 28 October 2017

With no interpretation board the significance of a fishing boat in a car park is a bit obscure. We went, we saw it.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank john e
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This nice barco, blue and white is to see in the Azul Park ; it's a boat attraction from an old fisher boat, from a fisher man who loves his boat and had fished many doradas;

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 31 March 2017

this is funny place to have this its in car park would thought been better to have had near sea we only seen it as was trying find some where to park

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank EbbwValeTessie
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Not familiar with the tv series so no attraction to the boat. Not much else there. For those who are they seem to enjoy it.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Patate
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I came here with the 'Cueva Tren' and hopped off, walking back through the park and down to the sea to my hotel. Having not seen the Spanish TV series to which it is famously linked, it meant little to me but it is a...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Furbit
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