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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Plaza de España in the Colonial Zone couple during our stay in Santo Domingo. For the first time we went there during the day time because we visited the residence of Alcazar de Colon (Alcazar Columbus) where the museum is located. We returned...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Simon D
Reviewed 24 January 2019

This plaza is located in front of the Museo de Casa Reales (Columbus family home). It is a terraced plaza where at the top level you will find restaurants and bars. The restaurants are located in what was once buildings that stored goods being shipped...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ITRT
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

This is a picturesque place. Its right next to columbus house. For the holiday season it had a giant coke tree. The restaurants are really pretty with flowers and balconies with variety of colors.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank archlav
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Kolumbus house is here and sunclock (sol de reloj) very near. At night plaza is beautiful. Have a dinner here, many options available. Patė Palo and Don Nestor are very good restaurants.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Utepil
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Beautiful place to dine and wine, have a great evening and enjoy being feet away from Colon's Residence in the New World, priceless.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ernestotrespalacios
Reviewed 20 October 2018

It is a huge square with the Colon Palace on one side andm a view facing the other shore of the Ozama River. The ideal place to dine al fresco in one of the many restaurants that the square has

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Luiz C
Reviewed 22 August 2018

It is much better at night than during the day, more than anything else, more movement and the panoramic view is appreciated more ...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank alexandraTanner2015
Reviewed 7 June 2018

The park is surrounded with restaurants and the plaza is buzzing with activity. The Columbus Home dominates the port side of the park. Great place to hang out and connects to Calle de Las Damas, the first paved street in the Americas.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Great spot to stop and people watch Some great little bars and cafes along the outer edge We stopped after touring Diego Columbus house

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank iriding
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is an open space where you can see historic sites on every corner. Cool at night but also lovely during the day.

Date of experience: April 2018
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