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Plaza Roma

General Luna Street, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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An attractive square in Intramuros

Plaza Roma is one of two public squares in Intramuros, it is an attractive square surrounded by... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
paullegate
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Luton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice Views in all Directions

This is a pleasant public square located directly in front of Manila Cathedral. The centre of the... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Nigel G
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Singapore
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General Luna Street, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Plaza Roma is one of two public squares in Intramuros, it is an attractive square surrounded by many significant buildings including Manila Cathedral which is the the most domimant and also Palacio del Gobernador. In the centre of the square is a monument to Charles...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

This is a pleasant public square located directly in front of Manila Cathedral. The centre of the square is marked by a statue of King Carlos IV of Spain, as a commemoration of his sending smallpox vaccine to the Philippines. Nicely laid out, but you...More

Thank Nigel G
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Plaza Roma is a public square surrounded by important landmarks, within Intramuros. The Manila Cathedral, the Palacio del Governador and the Casas Consistoriales. Mostly after the mass people will stay for a while in this plaza to met some friends. It is situated at the...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

This Plaza located in from of the Manila Cathedral. It is nice place to just sit down for a moment and enjoy the surroundings. The park or rather plaza is very small though. SO, you can just spend a few minutes here and continue exploring...More

Thank Shahul Hameed S
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Typical park where you can slackly spend time in. But it has a great view and you can take good pictures here. At its center is a statue of King Charles IV of Spain. Upon reading, I found out that it was to honor him...More

Thank wiserebel
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This place is almost unnoticeable, and more a local, maybe they won't know that it's called Plaza Roma simply because it is right infront of the Manila Cathedral. This is a good place to chat and wonder special when the sun is down and the...More

Thank Arte-arte H
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Nice enough square by the cathedral but main attraction is the church . Statue in middle and lots of purple flags ( not sure of their significance)

Thank markoBRISTOL
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

This review is quite late. Nothing is really special with Plaza Roma except for the huge statue standing there.

2  Thank pinoytraveller2
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Reviewed 6 August 2015

A nice place to wander by as it's on the way to Fort Santiago or Cathedral of Manila. There's a statue of a Spanish king. Go have a look to see why it was erected.

Thank macedonboy
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Reviewed 1 June 2015

It is located at the junction of Cabildo Street and St Tomas Street right in front of the Manila Cathedral. This monument is considered to be the center of Intramuros . At the center of Plaza de Roma is a monument of Charles IV of...More

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