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Address: Sucre, Bolivia

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Nice park / square

Lovely square in the centre of town. Very busy so great for people watching. It was always full of people. There's plenty of place to sit down and lots of interesting buildings... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Lovely square in the centre of town. Very busy so great for people watching. It was always full of people. There's plenty of place to sit down and lots of interesting buildings around.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Very good vibes. You can see alot of local people there who enjoy their sparetime. On eastern, the procession goes around the Plaza and up the mountain, very interesting to see.

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Minneapolis, MN
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

If you want to see what a park should be, the Plaza 25 de Mayo fits the bill. The relaxing benches allow great viewing of the wonderful children, strolling families, and we saw a great Tango couple dancing for coins.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

One of my highlights of Sucre was getting a coffee or some fruit from the market and settling down on a bench for some people watching. It's a nice scene; families, marching bands, students flirting..

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

The plaza has been the cleanest and nicest presented square we have seen in Bolivia. The University environment and younger population most likely contributes to the atmosphere.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Over the "carnaval" holidays I witnessed people's behavior from maybe the 15th century. Very very dangerous feel given so many drunk people. After the holidays you can enjoy the sun and an overall peace

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

The plaza is very well taken care of. A lot of detail is pit into the plants around the plaza. There are lots of benches. A lot of older indigenous Bolivians walk around begging for money.

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Santana Parnaiba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I spent most of my time in Sucre wondering here. It is not a big Plaza, but so nice and welcoming, there is people from all parts of the world, going along together with locals. Just sit, relax and observe. You will learn a lot while having fun.

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Very nicely manicured plaza with BEAUTIFUL BUILDINGS around it, BUT it is full of cute little children who are “forced” to work selling different things, shining shoes or just begging. It is heart breaking to see the “rich children” with their parents enjoying the day playing around, driving little children cars, or just relaxing and little “street children” looking at... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

A good place to sit down and relax after lunch. Nice architecture and lot of coffe shops and icecream stores. Very safe to a night walk.

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