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Good but overtaken by town development

11th century Arabic castle walls blends in with the new architecture of the town giving the area an... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2016
Nomadman411978
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London, United Kingdom
Historic Castle

Good to see some of the historic ruins if the castle still in place. Shame there isn't a little... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2016
Paulos_C_23
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Liverpool
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

By visiting the old districts of Marbella, full of treasures are waiting for you, many interesting cultural and historic sites such as this castillo arbabe, of the X century, for a journey into the past with imposant wall rests of a castle; You'll discover many natural wonders while venturing around the past.

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

11th century Arabic castle walls blends in with the new architecture of the town giving the area an interesting character. The castle originally had ten towers and held out against the Catholic monarchs until 1485.

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Reviewed 2 May 2016

Good to see some of the historic ruins if the castle still in place. Shame there isn't a little more to do with regards to castle of history of he area here. Also a shame that the castle has been converted into residential premises and repaired in a modern style.

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Reviewed 16 September 2015

The old quarter is a wonderful place just to walk around and enjoy especialy at night, when there are less people walking around the walls, we had fun exploring the alley ways, seeing the walls made the visit even better.

2  Thank JnVSydney
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Reviewed 19 August 2015

Buildins and fortifications in Old Marbella dating from the Arabic period. They are interesting as in general all the old quarter from Mabella

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