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The place to see the real life of Córdoba.

In the week the Plaza San Martín is a melting pot of characters. Busy office clerks, mothers and... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Joaquin_Morales
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Santiago, Chile
Central square!

In this central plaza you can find the cathedral , Cabildo , theatre and other less imposing... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
vagabondafelice
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Carisolo, Italy
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Dating back four centuries, this lively plaza features fairs and exhibitions, and includes a statue of its namesake, General San Martin, a colonial-style cathedral and a 17th-century cabildo, or clubhouse, once used as a police headquarters.
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San Jeronimo & Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It id a nice place to visit. Although its crowded you stll can feel the history of this place. Please pay attention to the pavement.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

In the week the Plaza San Martín is a melting pot of characters. Busy office clerks, mothers and children, people begging, pigeons (take care of droppings!). People selling things and a cacophony of noises, but all in a calm way. You should seat (again, take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

In this central plaza you can find the cathedral , Cabildo , theatre and other less imposing buildings. Of course there is a statue of San Martin on horseback in the middle. It is a pleasant place to walk and quite busy at certain times...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

La Docta has a free walking tour that starts here. A very central point in the city. The statue is nice. Vendors are around. Shops and stores nearby.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is the main square in Argentina's second city. It is a place you will find yourself at some point. However this area has an unpleasant atmosphere with a lot of beggars and a feeling you need to watch your valuables. Although normal precautions are...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank JeffersonC698
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The place is in downtown thus you will pass by. In itself it is not beautiful. The space is used for variuos events. On saturday milonga de tango on the place.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Positioned in downtown you will pass by to visit the other interesting sites. Nothing specific to be mentioned.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Plaza San Martin is the classic plaza at latin america, not diferent than hundreds around latin america. Have many people at weekend. At night little darkness.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank MAU1967
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The main cathedral sits on the plaza, but there are other things to see here and it's a great place to simply relax and people watch. The fountains could do with an overhaul and clean up - the pools are disgustingly dirty and full of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Cordoba's central square, Plaza San Martin is a perfect place to embark on a cultural tour of this unique city. From the architecturally impressive Catedral Cordoba, which underwent initial construction in 1577, to the historic 17th century cabildo that once housed the town council and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Andre Z
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