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Plaza Fabini

Address: Av. 18 de Julio, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Ranked #47 of 82 Attractions in Montevideo
Type: Parks, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks
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Type: Parks, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks

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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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187 reviews 187 reviews
52 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 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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149 reviews 149 reviews
23 attraction reviews
351 helpful votes 351 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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