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Plaza Fabini

Av. 18 de Julio, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Ranked #60 of 91 Attractions in Montevideo
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Parks
Traveler Description: Plaza Fabini, named after the engineer and politician Juan Fabini (1876-1962), is situated in the Centro district of Montevideo and is widely... more »
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

If you are going to Plaza Independencia, just walk for 5 minutes here and go on. It is only a regular fountain. Do not waste tour time, there are more interesting things to see in Montevideo.

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Punta del Este, Maldonado, Uruguay
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177 reviews 177 reviews
47 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

Dirty, decaying, and full of homeless people this square is best avoided unless you are a local on a short cut. The is an ineteresting fountain made of horses, which is quite interesting, but you will probably be mugged while you watch it. Stay aways

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Miami Beach, Florida
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150 reviews 150 reviews
23 attraction reviews
331 helpful votes 331 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

Half way between “Plaza Cagancha” and “Plaza Independencia”, this square occupies a whole hectare, from “18 de Julio” to “Colonia” and from “Rio Negro” to “Julio Herrera y Obes” streets. It has two names: “Plaza Fabini”, from an engineer and politician named Juan Pedro Fabini (1876-1962), who was a high rank official in the “Municipio de Montevideo”, and also “Plaza... More

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