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Reviewed December 25, 2018

I have lived in Santa Cruz for a year now and took my parents when they visited in April. They loved the plaza with ice cream shops nearby, photo opportunities and a very relaxed atmosphere with benches, trees and shops.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice, pretty plaza. It doesn't have too many restaurants or cafés on it. During the weekends it is a very lively place.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Worth the visit whilst in Santa Cruz. It's a lovely square, has a great atmosphere and the locals are so friendly. When here the square seemed to have something on every evening. Not sure if this is always the case.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

The main center of the city. Some nice coffee places around and also for dinner. Cathedral is impressive to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Uli_in_Germany
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

My brother-in-law walked us here after a buffet lunch at a local hotel. This is a very unique place to visit. You can watch kids feed birds too.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

A quiet place to sit in. An easy walk from everywhere as it's in the center of the city. Pigeons everywhere.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

One of the prettiest colonial style plaza’s we saw so far during our travel. They sell drinks on the plaza and there are several cafes around it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pvdwalle
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This has to be the original plaza for the city of Santa Cruz. It is large, clean, and has plenty of shade trees. It also has lots of benches where you can sit and relax or just people watch. There are a some restaurants surrounding...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank plowry5
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Nice, comfortable where everyone comes to meet. Good gardens, shady good picture opportunities .....

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Koreen H
Reviewed May 28, 2018

A good place to meet friends, relax, or enjoy any of the many cafes and restaurants surrounding the plaza.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from LSUdad4 | Reviewed this property |
No, nothing guided, but for a few B's you can hop on any micro (shared taxi mini-buses) and take a spin. Just stick to the innermost two anillos.
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