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Cool Strip to Wander

Lots of shops, restaurants, bars, markets, big ole buildings and so on. A very good street to just wander down if you aren't sure what to do and just want to pop into whatever... read more

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Lots of shops, restaurants, bars, markets, big ole buildings and so on. A very good street to just wander down if you aren't sure what to do and just want to pop into whatever looks interesting to you.

Thank Ryan T
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Want to get used to altitude? Then walk this street a few times each day. Also lot of money changers and some decent local shopping areas for alpaca sweaters.

Thank godofthearmadillos
Mill Valley, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

We only walked down this street to get to places along the way. I found it to be crowded, super noisy and busy. At least there are traffic lights that allow one to safely cross the street.

Thank jan E
Torrance, California
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419 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

A lot of traffic! So just walk down - do not take taxi or so. Some museums are located along the avenue, and there are a lot of travel agencies where you can book tour too.

Thank minimize940314
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

This is a spacious street with several banks and places to change money. It extends from near the Plaza de Armas to the out reaches of the city. It helps not to get lost because it is so big and straight.

Thank Diana G
Boise ID
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Clean, modern & felt very safe. (Police presence was obvious.). Lots of traffic on the streets but still a friendly pedestrian walking area ending at the Centro. The usual street vendors & beggers but not overly aggressive. If you need a product or service, you can probably find it here. Otherwise, fairly typical of many tourist areas in other parts... More 

Thank AlineGonzales
Onalaska, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Lottos shops banks restaurants. Can find about anything you need batteries camera stuff food sundries drinks. Near great deal of cultural areas and squares and hotels. Lots of traffic but set up when it can be crosse easily and very are feel. Seemed like general downtown hub.

Thank MikeJennyQ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

This seems to be a main drag in Cusco commercial center. Unless I missed it, there was nothing in particular to recommend itself about this street.

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Concórdia Brazil
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

We went up and down this street many times as it´s a good place to change money. Worth checking the exchange rates.

Thank CarolDtraveller
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

We stayed on this Avenue. Lots of street vendors displaying their wares. Money changers awaiting their customers. There was even a Parade on whilst we we there. My pictures are lost. Sorry.

Thank Lionel L

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