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Calle del Cristo

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Address: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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"That shopping street," as known to cab drivers; a tourist must.

"That shopping street," as known to cab drivers; a tourist must.

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Amazing shopping deals and beautiful architexture

My wife and I loved walking down this road and visiting the shops. Great deals and lots of fun, quirky shops along this road.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Joe R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I loved walking down this road and visiting the shops. Great deals and lots of fun, quirky shops along this road.

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Thank Joe R
Middle Village, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this street. It is so special and it has the Chapel of the Christ which is so peaceful and the park of Pigeons. It is great.

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new jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

It was very nice walking along looking at the cobblestone, houses, cathedral and shops galore. Lots of restaurant and bars.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

My wife and I along with her brother Michael and sister-in-law Barbara visited Old San Juan last week and once again this old, historic city amazed me. The buildings, streets, and atmosphere all make you feel so welcome and like you are in a typical Spanish or Portuguese city. There are so many shops, restaurants, bars, museums, and historical attractions... More 

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Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

We walked through so much of Old San Jaun without a definite plan, and we had zig zagged on and off Calle del Cristo many times, especially one great swerve to Don Collins cigar shop ( a MUST stop and see). The most memorable part of this street, to me, were the final 2 blocks, which start, at the top... More 

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South Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

it is the most iconic street in Old San Juan. You have to walk it through. I like to wald this street from the Totem Park down to the "Cristo Chapel".. you can go stores hopping or bar hopping. The legend of "Cristo Chapel" is magical.. Old San Juan is a magic place to visit, A MUST if you travel... More 

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

The lovely history of this city can be found on this street. The Cathedral, the little park, the shops...all things you want to see!

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Baton Rouge, LA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016

The street goes through town; passed the El Convento, the Cathedral and the chapel is at the end of the street. Be sure to notice the blue cobblestones in the street.

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Boston (well, an hour south)
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016

While out for a nice walk, stop on by this street. It has a cute church at the end of it, and a pigeon park next to it. Also, there is a bar that serves you a sangria when you get a pedicure! Little shops and restaurants on this street.

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Long Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016

Coach store down the block. Cool church, plenty of bars and restaurants in a cool location. Must go just to hang out. Real old world feel and the people are nice.

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