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Grea Park for people watching evenings, sunsets, relaxing.

This park is surrounded by restaurants, bars and enjoyable stops, In the evenings and thru the afternoons too, you can sit on the patios and watch people, enjoy a cold or hot... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Its a park surrounded by very nice redtaurants and bars, but the park itself is dirty and chaotic. Its worth the visit if you are going to some place around.

Thank Sofía V
Austin, Texas
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321 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park is surrounded by restaurants, bars and enjoyable stops, In the evenings and thru the afternoons too, you can sit on the patios and watch people, enjoy a cold or hot beverage, or a bite to eat. Really a beautiful park!

Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is the hot spot of santa Marta. Plenty of restaurants, bars and night clubs around, the hardest thing to do is to actually choose which one to go to. It is very noisy though so make sure you do not stay in a hostel close by because you will struggle to sleep.

Thank Johana B
Santa Marta, Colombia
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

We bike here often and listen to street musicians. Sometimes we have a $.40 cup of coffee from one of the coffee vendors strolling his cart through the park. In the band shell at one end of the park, you can often see break dancers practicing. Just outside the park are many wonderful restaurants, bars and coffee shops, all small... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Parque de Los Novios is a large central square. The perimeter is made up of shops and restaurants. Nestled in one corner is the best restaurant in old town Santa Marta. It is Don Chucho. There you can sit in a secluded patio that has a great view of the parque and the activities in it. Great for people... More 

Thank Dana D
Santa Monica, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Nothing much to see or do in the parquet itself, but there are a number of excellent restaurants and night life that flank the park, and at night it's the tourist happening place....if you aren't a back packer. You can see musicians, break dancers and people watch.

Thank airbrush1212
Manchester, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is a good area of town with lots of activity. Many bars and restaurants near by. Santa Marta is a scruffy town but it has a lot of charm and it grows on you. The evenings are excellent in the warm climate and the outdoor bars.

Thank karina d
Kingston, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Large, attractive plaza and better maintained than some of the old town streets - defintely worth basing yourself here ready to stroll the old town, where some streets need major renovation and care and others are quite deightful This is nothing like the old city of Cartagena, but has its own charms. Not as clean and garbage-free as Cartagena. Many... More 

Thank Roseanne B
Atlanta GA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This little park is unassuming during the day but at night, it is a lively area with many restaurants, bars and discos. It is very vibrant and festive with street performers and vendors and music. It is a great place to meet people and or to people watch. It is what makes Santa Marta a cool place.

Thank ATL_explorer
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Nice Square in the Heart of town. Good place to get dropped off if you are going to Santa Marta. Also heard its good for scoring!

Thank ahsmithers

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