"The Fortress and castle on top ranks high" Málaga by BruceDunning
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This expansive and huge fort was constructed to protect the royalty form attacks if the main palace, Alcazaba did not do so.
Views of the region and city is outstanding from the hill that has Gibralfaro Fortress. This is one of those for what was the bull ring dating back from 1874.
There are a number of sites close by the middle sector of the city, which is Plaza del Obispo, and the CAthderal.
- Pros:Wonderful scenery from the top and at ground level
- Cons:A steep walk to the top of the hill to Gilbarfaro
- In a nutshell:A nice town with some historic sites to view
There are some great pictures to be taken from the top of the hill; 400 feet above the city proper. These are some of... more travel advice
A great disappointment to me was the plethera of trash, bottles, and plastic bags along the path leading up to Alcazaba... more travel advice
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