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a part of the historical center

The Plaza Uruguaya offers a pleasant break from visiting the various sites in the historical center... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
saronic
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Zurich, Switzerland
One of the two main squares or parks in center of downtown.

Many places here to sit and relax, and the unique thing about this square are the bookstores that... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
WJD_CO
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Longmont, Colorado
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Plaza Uruguaya offers a pleasant break from visiting the various sites in the historical center of Asunción. It is a green area with several beautiful trees like flamboyant (in bloom in November). There are several benches to sit on, if they are not occupied...More

Thank saronic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Place is just a big not very pretty park with homeless people living in tents right in the middle. Just pass through. May be more interesting if there’s some event going on.

Thank Wase C
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Many places here to sit and relax, and the unique thing about this square are the bookstores that it has incorporated into the park. A great spot to explore Paraguay history

Thank WJD_CO
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Just an ordinary square, not evenparticularly well-kept, a far cry from other South-American squares, especially considering that Asunciòn is a capital.

Thank stephen g
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The plaza is a nice place to sit and people watch, but there's not a whole lot here. A few statues of poor quality dotted around the gardens, but otherwise, it's simply a nice spot to relax if you're wandering the city centre.

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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Good place tosit and enjoy a rest in the shade when walking around the city. fascinating to watch the friendly chess players and possible to challenge for a game.

Thank djpend
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Plaza Uruguaya is one of the nicest ones in town. One that has not been claimed by the homeless and is kept reasonably well. There are nice sitting areas, as well as a playground for children.

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Full of trees so quite shady if you wish to take a "breather" from your Asuncion exploring Action with street vendors, chess players etc Surrounded by some nice mid 19th century architecture including nearby central station

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 20 December 2016

It is my first time in a city park surrounded by a fence, even though it is in the heart of the city, dogs are not allowed either, I guess every country is different.

Thank Colors68
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Don't miss this great part of Asunción. The architecture is spectacular. It will bring you back to a simpler time when life was slower and there was time to enjoy. Browse the open air markets on the weekends and the street sellers everyday. If you...More

1  Thank Jay J
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