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Address: Parque Benito Juarez & Av. Rafael Melgar, Cozumel 77600, Mexico

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Relaxing to sit and enjoy the atmosphere

A great place to grab a bench and talk to the locals while relaxing and enjoying the atmosphere. You may have to politely refuse the occasional seller of local goods with a smile.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2016
Craig N
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Netanya, Israel
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Fulton, Missouri
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was nice to walk around and shop the central plaza. The center was wet, but every time we were there, the fountain wasn't shooting water, so I'm not sure when it splashed. It could use a little more shade in the high afternoon. Felt very safe.

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Channelview, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are lots of shopping opportunities around the plaza. There are many bars/food choices as well. Tons of photo ops too

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Netanya, Israel
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59 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

A great place to grab a bench and talk to the locals while relaxing and enjoying the atmosphere. You may have to politely refuse the occasional seller of local goods with a smile.

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Thank Craig N
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

We stopped by on a Sunday evening. It was entertaining and refreshing to see families here, especially the kids playing in the fountain. What a breath of fresh air to see families interacting, taking care of their younger siblings. It gave some insight to the family ties in Mexico.

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Timonium, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Right in the heart of San Miguel, Cozumel, lies Plaza Central, a large government offices and shopping area. Beautiful landscaping, numerous statues and even more numerous bars, restaurants and shops abound. Quite the lovely and fun spot which is also located very near the cruise ship piers. I've included a photo of the main square plus 3 photos of some... More 

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Independence, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Great place to go shopping and many stores in small square area. They do have some evening entertainment. Live band was on sunday evening, however, many shops were closed. Food, souvenirs. Family friendly.

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Murfreesboro, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

To be honest, I was a lot nervous to be going to Mexico. In my opinion, they did not like Americans and would do anything to cause us harm. Cozumel is not like that at all! Everyone was extremely nice, except someone of the upstairs shops. After spending quite a bit of money we opted not to go into some... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Everything happens here. If you're looking for a food, coffee, drink, relax, party, people watching spot, this is the place to be.

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Thank Serelinda
Sarasota, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

This area if a lot of fun ...must have a cocktail or two and do some shopping. However try not shop when the cruise ships are in.....

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Thank sarasotarita
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12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

Get out there and walk around, you never know what you will find,... vendors are friendly please be polite in return!

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Thank Veronica R

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