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The monument at the dock

Its a monument but the history of Tarifa with the Berber Tarif and the conquest in 1.200 where the... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Frequenttraveller125
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Oslo
Good & Righteous !

Having read the history behind Senor Guzmans claim to fame I am a bit confused ? He saved the town... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
Skeney57
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Sydney, Australia
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20 Jul 2018
“The monument at the dock”
23 Dec 2017
“Good & Righteous !”
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Its a monument but the history of Tarifa with the Berber Tarif and the conquest in 1.200 where the castle was named after Guzman is more interesting. The monument is a great starting point to explore the city, visiting the castle gardens and the castle....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

Having read the history behind Senor Guzmans claim to fame I am a bit confused ? He saved the town but at the price of his son's death ? Thanks Dad ! I suppose you had to be there and it would of taken supreme...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Guzman lived near the end of the 13th century and was an early defender of Tarifa. This monument stands at the south end of the city in front of the Tarifa port. The City of Tarifa is rich in history and centuries old building are...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

The Statue of Guzman El Bueno takes about 1 minute to see and then you can enjoy the nice town of Tarifa.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Johan H
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is quite a recent statue of Tarifa's hero, Guzman the Good. It's quite high up on a plinth, so is difficult to see in detail, but he looks suitably noble, I suppose, though rather pigeon dropping splattered. The unfortunate thing is that the label...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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