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Plaza Moyua

Bilbao, Spain (Bilbo Zaharra)
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Ranked #16 of 53 attractions in Bilbao
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Traveler Description: Plaza Moyua Plaza Moyua is located at the middle of the Gran Via. It has an oval shape and is also called La Plaza Eliptica because of its shape. It... more »
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Manila, Philippines
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310 reviews 310 reviews
96 attraction reviews
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 NEW

Take note of this circle. One spoke is a main shopping street. Another spoke leads towards the Guggenheim. Another spoke leads to restaurants with pintxos. So. Plaza Moyua makes a good landmark for orienting yourself.

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

nice shops and safe area to walk with your family, relatively low prices, the popular el cortingles is in the middle of this street

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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467 reviews 467 reviews
188 attraction reviews
188 helpful votes 188 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

A beautiful plaza with some great buildings around. A good place to sit and take in the atmosphere, maybe with a chilled glass of wine!

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Bangkok, Thailand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Is a ''DIAMOND '' of Bilbao,and a lot of people is visiting it every days . .Palacio de Chávarri, Casa Montero and some other building make this ploace really beautiful . I did not know this place . I had a meeting there with a spanish friend and I arrived by taxi . Friends was not there and I had... More

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Cork, Ireland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

What a beautiful square in the middle of Casco Viejo it is a very lively square with lots of bars and restaurants. It is lovely to sit at one of the many bars to enjoy a drink and people watch. It seems to be a square where the locals meet to enjoy a chat and the children play. A lovely... More

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Rijswijk, Holland
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52 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This can also be called the throbbing heart of Bilbao, because it is always busy. The flowers, the beautiful buildings (Palacio de Chávarri, Casa Montero) and of course the Fosteritos, make this square unique. I could not believe that on this very square was the bus stop for the Bizkaibus to the airport (one expect such an important stop in... More

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Melbourne
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82 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This plaza is right in the centre of the main commercial district on the Gran Via and has a small fountain in the centre. This plaza has eight roads intersecting around the centre circle with various interesting buildings including the Carlton Hotel. This plaza is just a natural walk through when walking around Bilbao.

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Very nice looking square in front of carton hotel. Best place to find foreign bank cash points but just place to walk past no time needed at location.

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new delhi
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102 reviews 102 reviews
52 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

As soon as you come out of the metro station of Plaza Mouya you get to see a scenic view of old historic buildings and a beautiful garden. The station exit and entrance are designed to suite the ambiance. From here you can walk around the old city and have a look at the old city of Bilbao with many... More

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Sydney, Australia
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121 reviews 121 reviews
55 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

The Plaza is a busy roundabout in the centre of the city. There is a nice fountain and some lovely plants, but I wouldn't want to stop and relax here

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