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Plaza Grande

1,462 Reviews

Plaza Grande

1,462 Reviews
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Alejandro P wrote a review Nov 24
San Diego, California19 contributions
A must go . There are many places you want to visit around the plaza. Casa Montejo ( currently closed due to pandemic. The cathedral, sole museums and definitely plenty or souvenirs stores. You can take the turibus from here. Of course the picture at the Merida sign
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Date of experience: November 2020
William F wrote a review May 2020
Denver, Colorado551 contributions94 helpful votes
I enjoyed walking through here several times. You get to watch life happen by all ages of locals as well as some tourists, but not an overwhelming number of tourists
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Date of experience: February 2020
Dolly L wrote a review Apr 2020
Merida, Mexico72 contributions21 helpful votes
Plaza Grande is a park with shops and restaurants all around it, and a lovely hotel. I go there often when they close the street to traffic on Friday and Saturday evenings, to look in the shops, have a meal and then sit in the park. It's in the middle of everything you need to get to.
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Date of experience: February 2020
James P wrote a review Mar 2020
Los Angeles, California207 contributions45 helpful votes
In Merida's typical hot weather, it is relaxing to get a shoe shine and watch the crowds. You will have people try to sell you handicrafts, but that could be fun, too. On Sundays, the entire plaza is full of food and drink stalls and vendors of artesanias.
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Date of experience: February 2020
Elena P wrote a review Mar 2020
Romania4,469 contributions420 helpful votes
This is the main plaza, with free wifi and events. But because of the virus quarantine in this period there are no events to join.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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