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Address: Julio Maria Sosa, Montevideo, Uruguay
Description: This seaside park not only has the usual park amenities - trees and a lake...
This seaside park not only has the usual park amenities - trees and a lake - but also has restaurants, discotheques, an amusement center and a summer theater.
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Very pretty park in the middle of town

This is a very pretty park just off of La Rambla, across the street from Playa Ramirez and near the Teatro del Verano. The park (actually 4 different parks all together... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
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West Chester, PA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This is a very pretty park just off of La Rambla, across the street from Playa Ramirez and near the Teatro del Verano. The park (actually 4 different parks all together - depending on what map you look at) is divided by Avenida Sarmiento. The northern part includes the Feria del Parque Rodo (Sundays), the Castillo (children's library with story... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I love Parque Rodo neighborhood it has a magical charm specially specially during spring or summer time.

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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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97 reviews 97 reviews
40 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This was a great day! I enjoyed just walking around and observing how the locals enjoy themselves on a Sunday afternoon. There are art exhibits, fountains, paddle boats, and tango dancing in the music pavilion. I even made a friend,who shared mate' with me, as well as pan frio (?) fried bread. The public restroom was weird! But I needed... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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62 reviews 62 reviews
13 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

but nothing special. The city has many green areas, this is one if not the most important, but sadly in 2014 it seems that urban life does not care for those great assets anymore. the shopping malls are the new symbols of some social life. Sad.

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Chino Hills, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
29 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

In regards of general information about the park and the sorrounding area, Casasarandi´s review is very complete, but in regards to the present conditions and environment I agree 100% with Oldtravelinggolfer comments. The geographic location of the park is excellent, but unfortunatelly the city officials and the people in general do not take care of their parks, historical buildings, etc.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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144 reviews 144 reviews
32 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

An older park near the rambla.It can be called 'quaint'. There is a farmer's market on Sundays. The park can get quite crowded and is recommended that you don't go at night. It is a shame to see the number of parks in Montevideo that are just not getting the care they need. A lot of broken things, park is... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Is one of the various parks all over the city. It not very big and the walk from pocitos until there is a long but very nice one. On sundays it has a open-air market.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

The charming park is named after a famous Uruguayan writer whose monument is one of many in the park – look out for Confucious' overlooking the beach and Neptune next to a stream. Stroll the park during the day with hundreds of mate-drinking locals. Hire a pedalo and paddle around the tiny lake. The waterside funfair (juegos mecanicos) is a... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

The park is full of dogs with their owners, taking walks and playing. There is a lake and the park is just one street from the rambla and very close to the casio

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Colombo
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

We went on a Sunday afternoon and had unfortunately missed the live music/theatre being performed near the arty market stalls. There's a permanent kids entertainment area with fairground rides on one side of the park and another for older kids and adults on the other side. Lovely atmosphere, but sadly, like many places in Montevideo, lots of litter and landmines... More 

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