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Beautiful plaza

Very nice plaza in the center of the town of Santiago. Walk around see the different building that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jorge P
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Central square of Santiage de Cuba

Live square in front of the city Cathedral, includes small exhibition of Fidel Castro pictures from... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2018
JaroslavNecas
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Brno, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This square is the place to start your tour of Santiago. Many important buildings are nearby. You will have a nice view of this square from the Cathedral and from the Hotel Casa Grande. This park is clean and nicely kept, there is wifi if...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice plaza in the center of the town of Santiago. Walk around see the different building that are well conserved for Cuba.

Thank Jorge P
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Live square in front of the city Cathedral, includes small exhibition of Fidel Castro pictures from his live and funeral. His funeral procession led there observed by thousands of Cubans from all possible places, for example house roofs.

1  Thank JaroslavNecas
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Take the steps up - an effort that pays well as you see Santiago on your palm. The church itself is a real nice building with simple setting

Thank Elizur
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Great place to watch people and enjoy free open air concerts of Cuban music. Several banks and ATMs nearby. Good place to catch a taxi.

Thank Francis C
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely plaza close to restaurants and shops. It’s been undergoing some improvements. Ithas traditionally to be a great place for people to congregate and you might find a cultural activity at any moment. The plaza has parking around it, where owners of...More

2  Thank Sue K
Reviewed July 22, 2018

The square seems a bit barren these days because all the trees were taken away by a hurricane but you will see all walks of life here from Cubans, to tourists, to hawkers. Best time to see the square is in evening when things are...More

1  Thank Will G
Reviewed July 22, 2018

quite new outlook & good for take rest here as that is hifi park with tree & bar near around. stop here to take rest esp for noon time in cuba.

Thank iamface
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Beautiful square that seem to be the centre of the city for the local people! I enjoyed visiting both during the day and the evening when the locals are out and there is music coming from the restaurants and pubs.

1  Thank Camille C
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Surrounded by beautiful buildings, including a bank and ETECSA shop. Beautiful at night, and the coffee and view is great from atop the Hotel terrace

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