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Address: Plaza de Africa, Ceuta, Spain
Phone Number: +34 956 51 17 23

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The patron saint of the city of Ceuta

. Fairly uninteresting outside, just a rather ordinary church painted pink and white. Although I suppose that for a Brit, a pink-painted church is slightly of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Turista-Inglesa
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Estepona, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

. Fairly uninteresting outside, just a rather ordinary church painted pink and white. Although I suppose that for a Brit, a pink-painted church is slightly of interest! However inside it is overwhelming with the gold-leaf decorations pulling your eyes into the altar and the statue of Our Lady of Africa, the patron saint of the town of Ceuta, and the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

As in other Ceuta sites, the Parroquia de Santa Maria de Africa is not overly large, but it is very much worth a look inside for traditional grandeur. The location is so close to the fort that this is a must see on a walking tour of Ceuta. Very beautiful stained glass windows.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014

This lovely little church is just to one side of the Plaza de Africa, On the outside the building does not look like much but take the time to go inside and you will see a very beautiful little church. The church is dedicated to the patron saint of the city - the Virgin of Africa - whose statue is... More 

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