Cartagena worth a visit, Spain
But there are some places worth a look. The city walls are still preserved and you can visit the fortifications and two forts „Las Galeras“ und „San Julian“ above the city on big rocks. Above the harbour lies another castle, from the 11th century, the „Castillo de la Concepción“.
On the „Plaza del Ayuntamiento“ you can see the remnants of an ancient roman theater and the rests of the catherdal „Santa Maria la Vieja“, destroyed in the spanish civil war.
Besides that, you can go to several museums, that show you ancient roman, karthagian and arabian findings, „Museo Arqueológico Municipal“. Also a naval museum is located there, the „Museo Naval“.
Altogether you can visit the city, if you are close.
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Techosbajos. This restaurant serves one of the most delicious tapas in the city - served in small, medium and big sizes. Completing the menu are the delicious seafood dishes. The great thing about Techosbajos is the fast service and affordable prices. It is open during Fridays and Saturdays from 8pm until 11:30pm. Tasca del Tio Andres. This restaurant is always packed with locals and has a cozy warm atmosphere. It has two seating areas with the indoor dining room which is more formal with an air-conditioning system and the outdoor seats where people can enjoy scenic views especially during summer. The paella served in this restaurant is one... Read more »
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La Mar de Musicas Festival - Jun 29, 2011, by Murciaturistic
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