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Address: Cartagena, Colombia
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This colonial plaza is surrounded by the Cathedral, the Palace of the...

This colonial plaza is surrounded by the Cathedral, the Palace of the Inquisition and a gold museum.

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A lovely small park

Nice park to rest in and people watch. Also some vendors selling drinks and candy. A great place to rest your sore feet.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Cusco Region, Peru
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This shady square is great if you need to escape from the heat for a while, but the real treat is the musicians and dancers that you may watch performing here. Especially the black music and dance from Palenque.

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Thank Vegetarian Peru A
Florida
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77 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a beautiful place to visit...you can just sit there and relax while observing all the people go by...locals as well as tourist..

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Thank ADVENTURES47
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hang out spot. At night the restaurants in the vicinity come alive with amazing music. I had a blast here.

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Kfar Yona, HaMerkaz, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This plaza hosts a corps of indigenous dancers who put on a great show in the evening and then pass the hat. We enjoyed a show that was about an hour long. During the day, it is full of vendors, across from the Inquisition Museum. Still it is a nice spot, green and shady.

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Englewood, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is located within the walled city and its one of many plazas. We took a taxi from our hotel in Rodadero to the clock tower which is the main entrance to the walled city for 7,000 COP. It was around 5:00pm. Our kids 10, 12 and 13 wanted to try the Colombian pizza while we ate cocadas (traditional sweets)... More 

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Leonia, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not very large, you won't spend 15 mins here. But lots of nice shady trees here and a nice sculpture. Thankfully not many 'performers' to bother you. It is not cheesy.

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Welland On.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice park to rest in and people watch. Also some vendors selling drinks and candy. A great place to rest your sore feet.

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Thank DandCTravel
Salt Lake City, Utah
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little plaza with a vibrant nightlife. It's pretty sedate during the day, but once the sun goes down, it get's pretty fun.

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Thank Han K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just sat here and read 100 years of solitudefor hours while I ate snowcones and left the day stroll by. at late afternoon hours you can see different traditional dancing shows.

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Biloxi, Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

They have a dance team in the Plaza that perform with music and dancing. Very talented people entertaining in the street.. great time here.. and free.

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Thank carviana v

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