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“The seafront at torrox costa”

Ranked #1 of 13 things to do in Torrox
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Torrox, Spain
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44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“The seafront at torrox costa”
Reviewed 15 April 2014

It's a walk of about 3kms from end to end all on the flat so good for gentle exercise. There are many bars and restaurants with a smattering of touristy shops. In the evening they have artisan stalls dotted along, street artists and an international book stall. It's frequented by all nationalities and age groups and makes a nice change than just laying on the beach

Visited April 2014
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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“Very little to do on Torrox costa”
Reviewed 5 April 2014

We went out to eat at 8.30, not that late for Spain, and all but one restaurant on the sea front was closing.

Visited April 2014
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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“Ghastley”
Reviewed 1 April 2014

What an awful depressing place - built up and nasty; full of tatty bars and shops without an ounce of atmosphere.

Visited March 2014
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Torrox, Spain
Level 5 Contributor
45 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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“A nice long flat walk by the sea”
Reviewed 21 March 2014

The Paseo Maritimo of Torrox Costa is ideal for exercise on the flat with plenty of places to sit down if you need a rest and a good range of eating and drinking places. It is spoilt only by people on Bicycles and skates who ignore the prohibition signs so keep your eyes and ears open! Nice beach most of the year but can be damaged by storms also best to avoid during strong winds.

Visited March 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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“El Faro Torrox Costa Promenade”
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Stayed in great apartment block down the El Faro (Lighthouse) end of the town. Didn't realise quite how windy it can be here but when the sun shines and it nearly always did, this made up for the wind. I think this corner is particularly windy. Worth mentioning is the Mini-Market Jeyma the proprietor put up very well with my interpretation of spanish and helped me learn the words for most of his fruit and vegetables.Very cheap and huge fruits and vegetables all reasonably priced and great Torrox Wine, bring your own bottle. Also the friendliness and helpful take-away lady Asador De Pollo Elena. Best curries,pizzas and cooked chickens. Just order and she will tell you a time to collect them. Delicious and very, very reasonable. Also a visit to Jimmy's Bar on a Tuesday evening where we had great Jam Sessions with some great musicians and a big mention to Karl who kept us entertained with his singing, guitar playing and the sounds that came out of his wooden box that produced incredible drum sounds. Amazing.

Visited February 2014
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