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Great part of La Paz

San Miguel used to be a far away suburb from the main part of the city but in the last 20 years it... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
frequent1
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Groveland, California
Nice neighborhood for food, cafés and shopping

This neighborhood is 8 km south from downtown and a taxi costs around 30-35 BOB. It's a nice area... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
turbopuce
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Mexico City, Mexico
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29 Apr 2018
“Great part of La Paz”
28 Jun 2018
“Nice Trendy part of town”
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is a part of town that is up and coming with restaurants and shops that meet the needs of the more sophisticated urbanite.

Thank Rocksrfun
Reviewed 29 April 2018

San Miguel used to be a far away suburb from the main part of the city but in the last 20 years it appears to have become the central part of the south zone of the city. What is appealing about San Miguel is the...More

Thank frequent1
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This area is one of the best in terms of "safe shopping" from what I've seen in La Paz. Brand stores, nice coffee shops, almost everything you would like to buy, except the local handmade souvenirs. Prices are similar to the ones in Europe.

Thank Iulia N
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This neighborhood is 8 km south from downtown and a taxi costs around 30-35 BOB. It's a nice area to walk away from the city center chaos and grab something to eat, a coffee or go shopping.

Thank turbopuce
Reviewed 31 January 2017

This is the area where the population is visibly whiter and more affluent and westernized. The stores and restaurants abound. Conversely, the "local color" is less tangible, but probably worth visiting, to get a complete picture of La Paz.

Thank olga y
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This neighborhood is located in the South área, an excelent excuse to use the public bus service called Puma Katari. Although it is an expensive place to eat and shopping, the weather is warm. You will find fine and famous restaurants while walking around the...More

Thank 123abrahamm
Reviewed 22 November 2016

This is an area mainly characterized by foreigners, mostly Europeans and Americans. You will therefore find some shops whose names are in English, with some products that might be harder to find in certain parts of La Paz. Things are generally more costly on this...More

1  Thank Chicitakenia
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Pizza places, Japanese, Indian, Peruvian. Just a small smattering of the types of food you'll find here. Accessible from the green teleferico line (which is a great view anyway). However pretty far out of the way from the main part of the city.

Thank Rachael R
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Not really a tourist destination but it is the heart of the middle/ upper middle class Zona Sur. A site of excellent restaurants and a variety of coffee shops.

Thank Jirecarol
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Walking through San Miguel is much like walking through any expensive avenue in the United States. There are trendy shops, modern coffee houses, and lots of folks who speak your language. When in Bolivia it is great to mix with the locals and learn the...More

2  Thank JandKNewJersey_USA
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