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Plaza Espana

Plaza espana, Guatemala City, Guatemala
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Nice park with plenty seats

On our drive through Guatemala City we came across this plaza and it has a small garden area with... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
DavidMay1945
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Montrose, United Kingdom
Safe stroll

Located in Zona 9, it is a safe place for a walk. In the center of the Plaza de España is the... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
beppo81
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Plaza espana, Guatemala City, Guatemala
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

On our drive through Guatemala City we came across this plaza and it has a small garden area with a statue, fountain in the middle in honour of King Carlos 111 if Spain. Apparently it is a safe place Foran ending strolling week lit.

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Located in Zona 9, it is a safe place for a walk. In the center of the Plaza de España is the fountain of Carlos III in honor of the King of Spain, Don Carlos III. Many elements tell about the discovery of America and...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

This would have been a must see a hundred plus years ago, but now a symbol of a grand place long time replaces with commercial businesses. Worth a few pictures and a cheap taxi, or a walk if not too far. Does Have Some Nice...More

Thank Mike J
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

If you have completed all your local tours and want to spend some quality time during the evening, you may visit this place, just 200 meters from the Plaza del Obelisco. Situated just by the side of Avenida La Reforma, the widest road in Guatemala...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2016

It carries story on it, but will be hard to find a Guatemalan that can tell you about it. The monument is a nice view itself, but it is placed on a spot that is not necessarily easy to reach nor easy to walk to....More

Thank Juan-Manuel101
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Not a lot to see here. A monument in the center of a roundabout. Right near the airport so you will not have to go out of your way to see it.

Thank Chris S
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Wide open space in the city centre, surrounding by imposing architecture. Definitely a good spot to rest and people watch in the sunshine.

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

We recommended this place specially on night, the lights of the monument are fantastic and some couples came to pass time together. Nice views

Thank Sierrita
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