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Parque de la Luz

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Address: Plaza Cisneros, Medellin, Colombia

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gaudy

Lights are nice when tasteful. These? gaudy. It was as if it didn't matter what the lights looked like...just put up Lights!

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 16, 2012
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Buenos Aires
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78 reviews 78 reviews
25 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Parque de la Luz is in downtown Medellin tucked away in Plaza Cisneros. Every taxi driver in town knows it. Best to go in the evening just as it is getting dark. Sit on a bench and enjoy watching the lights -- 300 poles of them -- of varying heights. It has a very modern feel while everything around it... More 

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Willemstad, Curacao
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Just so different that it is worth a visit, but not a place to hang around. I would suggest you to ask a cab to take you around at night to have seen it and drive to another place.

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Medellin, Colombia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

this is probably the worst parque to be. First of all: it is not a friendly spot in the center as this "park" looks like a forest made out concrete. If you love concrete : go and see it. Waht lacks is a friendly atmosphere where you can relax a bit. But apart from the concrete this park is also... More 

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Bocas del Toro, Panama
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

Lights are nice when tasteful. These? gaudy. It was as if it didn't matter what the lights looked like...just put up Lights!

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Medellin, Colombia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

When you get there just watch out for all the homeless and kids doing drugs. During the day you should have no issue. Just pay attention :)

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College Park, Georgia
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159 reviews 159 reviews
9 attraction reviews
502 helpful votes 502 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

This is likely a very impressive idea, but seems that a large number of the light towers aren't working. Several interesting buildings nearby, including the old train station, and a large domed church. The food court terrace across the street provides a nice view of the park, provided you can access the terrace after the lights go on.

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london
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76 reviews 76 reviews
12 attraction reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Check out the park when you're visiting the historic centre, and go on a sunny day for some excellent photo opportunities

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Bridgewater, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

same as before...get a good guide,..otherwise outside of seeing it at night,...you really wont have an understanding as to why

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