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Address: Puebla, Mexico
Phone Number: 2221221100
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An old fountain rests at the center of this bucolic plaza, located in...

An old fountain rests at the center of this bucolic plaza, located in Puebla's historic district.

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Very pretty plaza and buildings!

Very nice central square with plenty of room to walk around or sit and nice places to eat/shops with things to buy. It's obvious that Mexicans take great pride in their culture... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Elizabeth H
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice central square with plenty of room to walk around or sit and nice places to eat/shops with things to buy. It's obvious that Mexicans take great pride in their culture and the main square is the best example of that. Just keep an eye out as you would in any other city and you'll be fine!

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Huixquilucan Edo.de Mexic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Typical central square, rounded by the Cathedral , Central Government Building, live Music and restaurants, a nice place to visit and enjoy local atractions

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Thank Alejandro E
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Zocalo is the heart of the city, is so alive you can feel it. Just sit back and enjoy the people of Puebla stroll by going about their day. This is usually one of our first stops and we enjoy sipping coffee as the day goes by. The French colonial architecture is beautiful and the cathedral towing over it... More 

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San Jose
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You won't miss it. It's in the heart of the City of Puebla. it's one of the three largest cathedrals in America continent of this type after the one in Mexico City, and Lima, Peru. It's similar to the one in Mexico City. You don't need to come all the way to Puebla for this. But Puebla itself is a... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The zocalo is surrounded of restaurants, shopping stores, the cathedral, taxis, bus tours, the tourism office, and is in the middle of a beautiful park. To be there at any time of the day is just perfect. The restaurants tables are just located in the outside with umbrellas and you can drink coffee, wine, with a nice dinner and great... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every town in Mexico has a zocalo but Puebla's is one of the best I have seen. Very large so you don't feel crowded. And of course there is the cathedral and nearby iglesias. Lots of charming restaurants in the area also.

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Peoria, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were walking on Sunday around 10;00 and we found lots of activities there for the entire family. I did zumba with Michel, we were visiting the city. Nice place to spend on sunday, they hace bikes to ride, games for kids, etc

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Typical square in the center of town. You can take a Touribus ride around the city from here an d have coffe, a beer or ice cream sitting on the many outdoor cafes around the square.

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Friedrichshafen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

The place was really pretty, I found it a bit sad that there were so many children, women and young men selling all kinds of stuff and you feel a bit harassed by them. But the view of the cathedral is stunning, as well as the park itself

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Des Moines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Pretty good area to meet friends and get an ice cream or a coffee or a full on meal. Tons of shops in the square as well as vendors all over the place. Some fountains for the kiddos to play in on hot days.

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