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Address: San Jeronimo & Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Argentina
Phone Number: 03514342766
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Description: Dating back four centuries, this lively plaza features fairs and...
Dating back four centuries, this lively plaza features fairs and exhibitions, and includes a statue of its namesake, General San Martin, a colonial-style cathedral and a 17th-century cabildo, or clubhouse, once used as a police headquarters.
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A Great Place to People Watch

I sat in the plaza for some time watching people and listening to people play music. It's a great place to rest after walking around seeing the sights. There is a lot of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
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South Jordan, Utah
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

One of the main squares of the city, this place its a bustling area that has from several old buildings to a flock of shops all around. The area its under minor maintenance all year round but still its not properly address in terms of cleaning and gardening. Still, its a nice place to admire the local atmosphere with plenty... More 

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South Jordan, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I sat in the plaza for some time watching people and listening to people play music. It's a great place to rest after walking around seeing the sights. There is a lot of shopping close by to here. You can find most anything you may be looking for close by.

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Alberta , Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The streets around the square are pedestrian oriented, so a good area to to a little stolling or people watching. The square is nothing special, but is well maintained and reasonably clean. The usual centrepiece statue, and a Catedral on one side, worth spending a couple of hours here. Sadly lacking a good choice of restaurants and cafes, but there... More 

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Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I was hoping to see a clean plaza with a lot of terraces, bars and restaurants. Not here. One beautiful tree and a lot of people and a lot of noise. Nothing special.

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Salsipuedes, Cordoba, Argentina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

It was planned by Lieutenant Governor Lorenzo Suárez de Figueroa in 1577, four years after the founding of the city, when the first urban layout was performed. It covers an apple and is named in honor of one of the main heroes of Argentina and the Americas. In the square, we can find a wonderful equestrian monument bronze sits on... More 

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Bordeaux, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

This is THE center of the city. You find all kind of shops and banks all around without mentioning restaurants and nice attractions. One thing that you HAVE to do... is to watch the floor!! Yes... there was a president, Julio Argentino Roca, (you can meet him in the 100 pesos note!) that said that people walked looking at the... More 

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Byron Bay
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 653 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

This plaza is centrally located in the ‘bario historico’. It features a beautiful cathedral, giant wire sculpture, statue and park area. It is well designed and very popular with the locals, who sit around on the park benches and on the steps of the cathedral. Definitely worth a visit. You’ll probably stumble on it as we did, as you wander... More 

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Córdoba, Cordoba, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

You can find in downtown a place, where mysteries of ancient times are exposed as if they where an everyday event.The whole atmosphere is dreamy , full of colours. The best hour to visit it is at sunset. The fusion of Colours is outstanding. You can not miss the spectacle!you wil find, iron , statues, bronce, green leaves. woods, lights,... More 

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BRASILIA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

What marks it out from the others is the size. Enormous. Wander around it to visit the several historic high spots (Cathedral etc).Also wander the nearby pedestriased streets, full of cafes and bars and places to eat (of the Burger variety). you will probably glimpse the old double-deck London city tour bus too (circa 1949), which plies the outer regions... More 

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tchrs
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

The square are mentioned by others is nothing special, but the cathedral and other historic buildings that surround it give a picture of the history of Cordoba. The square was busy with people shopping, rushing to and from work and those waiting for bus transport. You can also take a double decker bus tour of Cordoba that leaves at 6pm... More 

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