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Plazoleta Heroes de Malvinas

Av. del Libertador General San Martin | Guillermo Eike, El Calafate, Argentina
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This is a very good place to spend time.Nice view.There are couple of restaurants here.A good place... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
SE s
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Quiet square and monument near the lake

The statue of the woman is interesting - I'm sure I've seen another memorials in Argentine with the... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
mrdom
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May 12, 2018
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Feb 28, 2018
“Quiet square and monument near the lake”
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Av. del Libertador General San Martin | Guillermo Eike, El Calafate, Argentina
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very good place to spend time.Nice view.There are couple of restaurants here.A good place to spend the evening.

Thank SE s
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

The statue of the woman is interesting - I'm sure I've seen another memorials in Argentine with the same statue - and has the lake as a backdrop. It's not maintained well but it's an easy way to get through to the lakefront.

Thank mrdom
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Prior to going to El Calafate, we had not realised that most of the conscripts, sent to invade the Malvinas, were from South Argentina. There is no ostentation about this war memorial and it could be easily missed. It is a simple memorial and all...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

The history behind this statue to me does not really come across. Since we stayed outside the village we passed by it and naturally took a look. Takes you only a couple of minutes but not worth going out of your way to visit.

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Plazoleta Heroes de Malvinas has a beautiful statue positioned in a place that has a perfect background when looking from an 45 degrees angle. Recommend a visit

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Reviewed 25 November 2016

The whole premise makes no sense to me. A square to remember the heroes of an unnecessary war that Argentina started and then lost. I would think they would want to forget about that episode in their history, but apparently it is a matter of...More

Thank Tim J
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

This monument was erected in the memory of the about 650 Argentinean soldiers that perished fighting the Brits in the Falklands(Malvinas) war of 1982. The place is located by Ave. del Libertador, the main street of El Calafate, a bit away from the city center....More

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