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Address: Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
Description: Find the great explorer in Plaza Colon gazing out at sea.

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A must see

A must see as the testament of the puertorican Spanish heritage. The statue and the plaza along with the city hall and the cathedral that sound the plaza are a must see. Even as... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico
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41 reviews
22 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

One of the many photo ops in Puerto RIco. Many towns have interesting statues, some with great historical interesting. Caguas and Ponce are two good examples.

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Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

A must see as the testament of the puertorican Spanish heritage. The statue and the plaza along with the city hall and the cathedral that sound the plaza are a must see. Even as not been the original after been remolded few times you can still see the Spanish architectural influence. At Christmas time the extravagant display of lights are... More 

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Largo, Florida
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174 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

A great place to take some historic pictures with always friendly people around willing to take the picture for you a must have for your vacation album of the man that "discovered " Puerto Rico

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Virginia
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42 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This statue is in the middle of the plaza, it's very pretty and there are other statues of native Americans throughout the plaza.

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Mayagyez
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

In the middle of the old colonial Square The catholic church behind and the Major offices building Very tall and in the middle of a fountain

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Kingman, Arizona
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29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Tall impressive statue in the center of an impressive old colonial style square, church, government buildings and lovely statuary and greenery and benches to relax.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Si visitas Mayaguez its most to see the statue. Its the perfect place to eat the Rex cream Ice cream its delicious

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Miami, FL
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7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

It was great to see bu nothing worth planing a whole trip around. You can pretty much drive past it on your way somewhere else.

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Rockville, Maryland
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

I have so many memories now in this plaza that this statue means something to my family and I now. It is a beautiful statue and we absolutely love the fountain it sits on.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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145 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2011

Beatiful statue in wonderfully maintained town plaza in the heart of Mayaguez, PR. The town is quiet and charming with shops and friendly locals playing Dominoes on the weekends and enjoying island life.

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Address: Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Mayaguez

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