The best of Culture in Cadiz City

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The best of Culture in Cadiz City
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The best of culture in the city of Cádiz

Cádiz city is an ideal place for you to discover the three-thousand-year-old heritage that can be found here and learn all about it, especially if you are a culture lover.

Cádiz boasts a wealth of items of great cultural value: the Cathedral, many churches, Phoenician ruins, museums and so on.

All this will undoubtly make you enjoy your visit to the city of Cádiz.

Cádiz is not only renowned for its beautiful architecture, but also for the less “tangible” culture: for example, flamenco. If you visit Cádiz you should attend a live flamenco show. Surely, it won’t leave you indifferent!

What is more, the local cuisine is undoubtedly part of our culture. When you visit Cádiz, trying the typical coastal food is something that you must do.

In conclusion, if you are a real culture aficionado, Cádiz is one of the best cities to spend unforgettable holidays. Don’t hesitate to check out our website TUDESTINO to find all useful info about the magical city of Cádiz.

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Castle of San Sebastian
The Castle of San Sebastian is used mainly as an exhibition area and venue for concerts and other entertainment events in Cádiz. Getting there, along the Fernando Quiñones promenade, is a true spectacle. Legend has it that this place was based on the Old Age Phoenician temple of Moloch-Kronos. This fortress is situated on a...

Alameda Apodaca
Alameda Apodaca, of spectacular beauty, is a walk located on the walls next to the bay of Cádiz. It is one of the most frequented places in the city. Its present appearance is due to the reform carried out in 1926. It stands out for the ordination of a succession of rooms decorated with Sevillian...

Casa de las Cadenas
Casa de las Cadenas (“House of Chains”) is currently the headquarters of the Provincial Historical Archives. The origin of its construction lies in a curious story that occurred during the procession of Corpus in 1692. A strong storm forced the guardians to shelter in this house. After this episode, its owner, Manuel Barrios, decided to...

Baluarte de la Candelaria
The Baluarte de la Candelaria was built on a projection angle of land in 1672. The strategic location between San Felipe and the fortifications near La Caleta beach meant a great improvement for the protection of the western front. It is the most ambitious defensive structure built in Cádiz in the second half of the...

Plaza San Francisco
Plaza San Francisco (“San Francisco Square”) is one of the busiest places in the old city of Cadiz. It is also the starting point of one of the most popular streets of the city with which it shares its name. This little part of the city has a long tradition in the catering and hotel...

Tía Norica Puppet Theatre
The Tía Norica Puppet Theatre (Teatro de Títeres de la Tía Norica) recently opened. It occupies the site of the old Comedy Theatre in Cádiz. Accommodating up to 330 people, it has focused on theatrical plays. This theatre includes those related to puppets and marionettes, especially those of the Company of Tía Norica. The interior has...

Torre Tavira – Camera Obscura
Torre Tavira – Camera Obscura is an 18th-century observation tower that became a tourist attraction in Cadiz (Andalusia). The tower is located in the heart of the old town. Its main attraction is the so-called Camera Obscura, where there is a lens system and mirrors offering a 360º view over Cadiz. The visit to the...

Cadiz Cathedral
The Cadiz Cathedral, designed by Vicente de Acero, is a spectacular architectural work of art. It originally manages to combine the traditional Spanish architecture with baroque Italian forms. Its construction is promoted during the Golden Age of the city of Cadiz. It was by the time it had the monopoly of the American trade to...

Church of La Conversión de San Pablo
The little Church of La Conversión de San Pablo was part of a charity house founded in 1680 by Bishop Juan de la Isla in Cadiz. Its present appearance was designed a century later by Torcuato Benjumeda, in the year 1787. It is rectangular with a single nave divided into three sections by Doric pilasters....

Parish Church of Santo Ángel Custodio
The current Parish Church of Santo Ángel Custodio is the result of the remodelling during several centuries of a primitive hermitage from the 17th century in Cadiz. Reconverted first into a Chapel, during the 19th century it was transformed into a hall church. The exterior is sober and the main altarpiece stands out inside. It...

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