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Environmental Friendly

Our first impression was of a normal town, typical streets, houses, shops and other commercial... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Dan L
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Bunbury, Australia
Step back in time

You need to visit Guadix and not just read about it in a guide book, to really appreciate this... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
ExploreGB
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Our first impression was of a normal town, typical streets, houses, shops and other commercial buildings. A closer look revealed that all is not as it seems, the rear of many houses had been dug into the hills behind, and the white "letterboxes" were in...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 26 April 2017

You need to visit Guadix and not just read about it in a guide book, to really appreciate this incredible place. Stepping back in time when caves were the DesRes of its day. We struck lucky and with our smattering of Spanish, were invited in...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Well worth a look at this little town as there are several cave houses and a cave house to visit where people still live There are also in the town several pottery shops that are excellent value for money

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

In Guadix and the surrounding area you will see houses built into the side of the hills and then a little further into the hill a chimney will be seen emerging from the hill itself. The occupants, just like their ancestors, of the property use...More

Thank camper11-11
Reviewed 21 September 2016

You will find several areas in this part of the Sierra Nevada's where folk prefer to live under ground - literally in caves. The main concentration is in Guadix, but we came across some very attractive and more modern examples of these cave dwelling in...More

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