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Address: Benigno Malo y Mariscal Sucre, Cuenca, Ecuador
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Description: The main city square of Cuenca is dominated by the magnificent Catedral de...
The main city square of Cuenca is dominated by the magnificent Catedral de la Immaculada (New Cathedral).
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The buildings, religious, cultural and turistic are well restored and maintained. The plants are lovely, you can take the double decker bus here to visit the city. The ride in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

The buildings, religious, cultural and turistic are well restored and maintained. The plants are lovely, you can take the double decker bus here to visit the city. The ride in the upper deck is a must to be able to see the higher stories of the houses and buildings: the architecture is gorgeous!

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Wildomar, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We visited about mid-morning on a week day, and found many people enjoying the shaded seating around the plaza. The tall trees growing on the plaza provide cool shade from the sun. This is a great place for people watching.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Great place to sit and watch the world go by or some music or some dancing or just kids running around being kids (robbing you) lol

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

one way to see it all while in the city, is to take the double decker bus, from the main plaza, Calderon. It's inexpensive, and it covers the old town, cruises through the newer sections, across a river, and up the hills on the other side, for a great view of it all. Old and new. it saves a lot... More 

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Ko Lanta, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Great safe place to sit and rest, with lots going on, surrounded by plenty of cafes and restaurants. There are break dancers, singers, photographers, shoe shiners, snack stalls and tour buses here, so an excellent central place to start!

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

This park in the center of downtown Cuenca has lots of benches to sit and while away the time and to people watch. The park itself has a nice variety of vegetation and sitting in the center of the park shields you from some of the traffic noise. A small gazebo is often occupied by break dancers of varying levels... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I enjoyed this totality of Plaza Abdon Calderon. Of course, the Cathedral is impressive the exterior architecture is truly a work f art. The entire plaza vibrates with the rhythm of Cuenca. From the restaurants to the vendors or people watching, find your way there

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Cuenca, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The center of everything happening in Cuenca - music, events, fireworks festivals, food or just watch the people!

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Burlington, Massachusetts, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We went to the park daily. Some days there were musicians or puppet shows. There was a parade honoring a saint on another day. Families gather there and there is always some sort of ice cream available

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

It's a beautiful park with activity at all hours. A good place to relax after a meal or an ice cream.

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