Monuments in Cadiz
Los Pozos, Alcalá de los GazulesAlcalá de los Gazules
They are several wells of Arabic origin and are a good example of the architecture of Alcalá de los Gazules. They receive the following names: the high well, the middle well and the lower well.
Murallas de San CarlosCádiz
These walls are part of a semi-bastion, built at the end of the 18th century, an ambitious plan of Defense and remodeling of port facilities and buildings of this area of the city.
Arco del PópuloCádiz
The Arch of the Pópulo was the primitive Puerta del Mar (“Doorway to the sea”), since it was the main access to the port area of the city.
Arco de la RosaCádiz
The Arco de la Rosa gets its name from a small chapel that houses and is dedicated to the Virgen de la Rosa.
Puente RomanoAlcalá de los Gazules
It’s situated on the river Barbate, next to the now existing bridge, where some remains are left of it.
EL Cao (El Canal de Artilleria de Carlos III)Jimena de la Frontera
It was a water conveyance that served the surrounding mills, blast furnaces, canon factories and iron batteries installed by Carlos III in the late 18th century.
Cipo FunerarioPrado del Rey
This element usually consists of a pilaster, a pedestal or a piece of column that was placed in the tombs to honor the deceased. In this case, it is dedicated to Fabia Fabiana, a woman who belonged to one of the most influential families in the area.
Fuente GrandeAlcala del Valle
It captures its natural water from a spring named alike which flows through five caños, ending in the old communal laundry, today recovered for ornamental use and protected with a base.
Puerta de la Villa, ConilConil de la Frontera
It was formerly called from Vejer for being the beginning of the road leading to the neighboring village. It is one of the four main gates that remain of the old walled city.
Mausoleo de Rocio JuradoChipiona
This monument was inaugurated on the 18th of September, 2007, coinciding with the birthday of the artist; you can visit the monument in the Cemetery of San José.
Fuentes de AlgodonalesAlgodonales
Algodonales has an impressive collection of crystal clear water fountains spread throughout the town. Highlighted is the High Fountain, the Lower Fountain, the Christopher Gomez Fountain, Manantial of the Dornajos, Cabera Fountain, Orihuela Fountain and the so called Vipers Fountain.
Arco de ReglaRota
Old gate of Chipiona, also known as Puerta de la Carne (gate of the meat), since here they used to sell and buy meat and other derivatives.
Arco de los BlancoCádiz
The Arco de los Blanco was known as Puerta de Tierra, not to be confused with the current one, and was located right beside the village`s castle.
Depósitos y Fuente Romanos de la SaladaAlcalá de los Gazules
Recently excavated and of Roman origin, they were built to take advantage of a spring that appeared unexpectedly from the rock. Dated back to the 2nd century B.C., the set consists of reservoirs, triumphal arches and the foundation of a temple which has not reached our days.