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Beware the birds

The heart of Santa Clara and it's usually buzzing because of the wifi. The buildings surrounding... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
TheLush101
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
nice square to see in the night

una of the biggest's squares of cuba. we had lucky because every third saturday of the month, some... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
romandp05
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Ituzaingo, Argentina
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

The heart of Santa Clara and it's usually buzzing because of the wifi. The buildings surrounding the square are all in slightly different styles and you can even see bullet holes etc. in the wall of some of them. Beware the birds in the trees...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TheLush101
Reviewed 4 July 2018

una of the biggest's squares of cuba. we had lucky because every third saturday of the month, some locals show up and play music for all the people in the night and all the town was there. really cool.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank romandp05
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This square is always full of people, socializing, using the internet, enjoying other's company. Saturday nights are a great time to visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cmbrennan126
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The park is usually filled with people the young and the old. There is the heart of Santa Clara. People moving around, or just sitting in the benches, having animated conversation, or using their smart phones. Also, it's one of the only spots with WiFi....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed 2 May 2018

A nice park with benches and trees, music late evenings, nice lighting. You can sit around at nice cafes and have coffee or drinks. In the week-ends small children can get a ride in a small wagon pulled by a goat.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank anne s
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice and colonial downtown where you can interact with Cuban people and life. Have so many places around where you can sit and have food or drinks and enjoy the Cuban culture. Very rich in history and old fashion buildings. It's a very nice...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank y0rly
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Many trees were blown down by the 2017 hurricane and other damage ocurred. The trees have been replaced and there appears to be all new lighting making the place very attractive at night. It used to be the place to meet and chat to the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Keith P
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Like cienfuegis, Santa Clara has it's own grandeur of (neo-) classical buidlings. We hope there will e fonds enough to maintain these little gems.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Eric V
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Nice park surrounded by beautiful buildings as the Teatro de la Caridad and the Hotel Central. Do not leave without having a mojito at Hotel Central! One of the best in the island!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank evamariacampo
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

If you can be there fo a Saturday night then you’re in luck. All ages and whole families come out in their best and promenade. After, walk down Mart Abreu to El Mejunje

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Nigel M
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