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Plaza Jose Marti

Address: Cienfuegos, Cuba
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Ranked #4 of 15 Attractions in Cienfuegos
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks
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Brossard, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

i did not dislike anything all was ok just ignore and vendor as you know they hav very little money and they have all kind of skeams to get some frome you

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Some interesting old buildings, shame some are not open to the public but it is a good place to sit and watch and rest

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Rijswijk, The Netherlands
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The square is beautiful and well-kept. Don't forget to stop by at night as well to enjoy live-music next to the theater.

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London, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
22 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The square is very pretty. For some reason on a saturday in september there was a total dearth of places to eat open and everyone and their mate was trying to drag you to some dingy restaurant somewhere.

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Woods Hole, Massachusetts
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50 reviews 50 reviews
11 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Every town has its square. This was typical. A statue of Jose in the middle. Kids playing soccer. A good vibe to it.

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Albufeira, Portugal
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119 reviews 119 reviews
88 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This nice square it´s in the city of Cienfuegos, a city on the southern coast of Cuba, capital of Cienfuegos Province. It is located about 250 km (160 mi) from Havana. In 2005, UNESCO inscribed the Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos on the World Heritage List, citing Cienfuegos as the best extant example of the 19th-century early Spanish Enlightenment implementation... More 

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Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Lovely architecture all round a good place to sit for a while. We liked the interesting buildings and the typically Cuban square.

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Sydney, Australia
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909 attraction reviews
1,157 helpful votes 1,157 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Every town in Cuba seems to have such a plaza but this is one of the better ones. Well maintained with beautiful buildings, particularly the Teatro surrounding it.

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Miami, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
34 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This are is very well kept and organized. I went there during the carnavales and it was very peaceful. A lot of the town's historic buildings are around this plaza.

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Cranbrook
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Pretty square with beautiful buildings and shady gardens in the centre of the otherwise somewhat non-descript Cienfuegos

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