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Malecon

Address: La Paz, Mexico
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Ranked #3 of 21 Attractions in La Paz
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks
Activities: Shopping
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Owner description: Beachside shopping street, providing you with spectacular views of the palm tree - lined beach as you browse through shops and restaurants.
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Mojave California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

If you come to La Paz of course you will end up on Malecon to enjoy an afternoon or evening stroll. Lovely palm trees and interesting statues on the sea side and restaurants and ice cream places on the town side. Fun to watch people, the sea and the sunset. Ten cuiado crossing the street with traffic but cars mostly... More

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Balboa Island, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Calm coastal road, families and quiet water front. So much better than Cabo for families. No load pumping music just nice people. Try Rancho Viejo, classic taco 2 locations all close by.

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

It was very lovely to walk along the malecon both in the daytime and the evening. Great spot to see the sunset as well

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Klamath Falls
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Malecon (boardwalk) is the most beautiful, peaceful walk anyone can take in La Paz. There are amazing statues all along the way. Everyday you can find joggers, walkers, or bike riding. At night the families come out and it is a lot of fun. There are vendors out selling food and even toys for the kids. It is a... More

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Always nice to stroll along the bay. People watching, occasional dolphin sightings, plenty of birds and easy access to a quick snack, a cocktail or a beer . How good is that! Today we were overwhelmed by a cruise ships clientele...but good for the local economy and they left! This is an exceptionally clean safe well maintained highlight of La... More

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La Jolla, California
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94 reviews 94 reviews
27 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The City is extremely clean and friendly. The street is swept, and the statues cleaned, on a daily basis.

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Holland, Michigan, United States
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60 reviews 60 reviews
15 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The "Malecon" is the heart of this city and the most beautiful view of the Sea of Cortez . . . especially for the FABULOUS sunsets!!! It is hard to get enough of this view! Many people gather in this area in the evening to eat at one of the many restaurants, enjoy ice cream, walk, jog, visit, etc. The... More

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The heart of Ohio
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The Malecon is one sight you do not want to miss when you visit La Paz and it is very close to where most tourists will stay anyway. The statues are wonderful. When the sun goes down, it is the HAPPENING place in La Paz. During the day, you can walk along the beachfront for shells and stop for a... More

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Martinez, California, Usa
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Safe walkway right on the water. Several restaurants and a few shops, but more shopping on side streets and a block or two up from the water. Actually gets busier at night, when the weather cools down, many families and people gather along the waterfront to play, picnic and party.

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Corpus Christi
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51 reviews 51 reviews
13 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Great artwork along the waterfront. I wish our waterfront city had statues to admire. Wear comfortable shoes along the statue side and take pictures, then cross the street and have drinks, food and shop.

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