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Parque Central

Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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Ranked #8 of 21 Attractions in Tegucigalpa
Type: Neighborhoods
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Istanbul, Turkey
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82 reviews 82 reviews
48 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

It is a tiny but very pretty square. People are hanging around sitting on the benches around the huge trees.

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Very busy and nice plaza, there you can see the statue of Francisco Morazan, one of the great heroes of the country who fought for independence and dreamed of Central America as one nation. You can also visit the beautiful colonial Cathedral where you will feel as if you have traveled back in time a couple of hundred years. The... More

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New York
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57 reviews 57 reviews
13 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

as mentioned by most reviewer, this is a great starting and ending point when visiting tegucigalpa. from here, you can walk/travel to the other attractions. if you are not used to a very crowded place, then this not the place for you. i passed by here the morning and afternoon - it remains crowded. lots of shops around the area... More

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Yellowknife, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

I like the view of the church "iglesia de la merced" a place where the buses converge an easy access to other places worth visting

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We have been here more than once. It is always packed with people. The church on the park is beautiful and worth a look. There is a flea type market there as well which has row after row of clothing, hard goods, souvenirs, etc. A visit there gives a great local Honduran city feel.

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The Central Plaza is always busy. There is a nice statue of the national hero. The church church is lovely and the street vendors and shoe shines add flavour.

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Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

a nice place to sit and relax with a licuado from the little shop in the corner. good people watching. at one end of the peatonal street, so a natural destination.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
75 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

We arrived, breathless after a forty minute ride in rush hour traffic, to be greeted by cooing pigeons, a muted fountain, and the vibrant sounds of Teguc residents discussing everything from family matter, to soccer, to the latest in Honduran politics. The Cathedral at one end of the park forms a stunning backdrop to this beehive of activity. People craving... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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25 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

I know that it is common to want to go downtown to see the plaza in a lot of C.A. cities but this one is just not a good idea. I had a business down here for over two years so I got to do a lot of observing. First of all there isn't that much to see and at... More

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Teguc
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

Traditional Spanish influenced Plaza with the Cathedral, etc. pedestrian friendly and you can even get a shoe shine.

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