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Independence Square (Onafhankelijksplein)

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Independence Square (Onafhankelijksplein)

117 Reviews
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Hermes_NL 🇳🇱 wrote a review Feb 2020
Amsterdam, The Netherlands19,673 contributions30,191 helpful votes
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The young nation celebrates its independence (since 1975) around the Independence square, surrounded by repurposed colonial buildings and enhanced by two statues of early enlightened leaders ... Pengel and Lachmon. The president and the first lady both have a palace here. This
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Jan T wrote a review Jan 2020
Leidschendam, The Netherlands851 contributions116 helpful votes
Not possible to miss when you visit Paramaribo. There are two remarkable real live statues. The Presidential Palaces does attracts the most attention when standing on the grass of this square.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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michael c wrote a review May 2019
Stockholm, Sweden948 contributions268 helpful votes
you are bound to walk through this place in the centre of Paramaribo. Nice to see, but not worth a detour.
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Nastame wrote a review Oct 2018
Harrogate, United Kingdom1,619 contributions477 helpful votes
Its difficult to see this as an Independence Square. However, this is an area where there are some attractive buildings, which make this a nice area to walk through rather than an iconic square.
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Date of experience: October 2018
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thegeektraveller wrote a review Nov 2017
Queensland, Australia101 contributions23 helpful votes
This is one of those unavoidable places if you visit Parbo. Most of the city's attractions are around this Square. We loved the stroll along the river ad the Dutch style buildings. Also saw some staff looking after the stray dogs near the parliament house which makes Parbo
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Date of experience: October 2017
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