Plaza de la Merced, Malaga

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As one of the best squares to visit in the city, Plaza de la Merced is a relaxed yet exciting spot, chock-full of activities. Visit Picasso’s birthplace and find the statue of him sitting on a park bench. Hire a bike to explore the area or take a guided tour. Browse through the shops that offer books, clothes, jewelry, food, desserts, and much more. Watch the kids playing and people walking their dogs. A wide array of restaurants and cafes offer everything from fine dining to quick snacks. Add Plaza de la Merced to your Malaga travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Malaga route planning website .
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  • In The center is this square where some cozy terraces are on, nice to walk by accident but not worth the look up
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  • Lovely square in the middle of old town. Nice to think, that Picasso was wandering around when he was a kid.  more »
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