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I may be bias as I live on this street.

On the way to get a zipper in my boot fixed, I happened across Calle Lourdes and noticed a "for... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Jody H
Medellin, Colombia
Make a point of visiting this amazing street!

It was an easy walk from Parque Centro and you know when you’ve arrived! The vibrant colours up and... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Ngunguru, New Zealand
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Plaza San Sebastion, Loja 110150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

On the way to get a zipper in my boot fixed, I happened across Calle Lourdes and noticed a "for rent" sign in the pedestrian only area. The rental was done on a handshake and I moved in the next day. Being surrounded by craft...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jody H
Reviewed 13 May 2018

It was an easy walk from Parque Centro and you know when you’ve arrived! The vibrant colours up and down the street had me gaping in awe - a photographer’s paradise. The little shops are also worth popping in to. I purchased 2 alpaca ponchos...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LondonKiwiinlondon
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This is a really nice street. You for sure wont feel like youre in Ecuador... much less Loja! Good place for photo ops, and a few cute cafes and souvenir shops.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank MangoJangoTango
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Our Lady of Lourdes Street It is transported in time to 1820 when this street and others were traveled to reach the Plaza Mayor, by artisans, nearby peasants, a village with weapons, provisions and all the necessary contingent to fight hard for freedom. Today I...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Accessible from the centre in only a few minutes. This is a cute street, with tourist shops. Walk the street in about 5 minutes.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank BenefacTours
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This street has been restored to its original condition and feels like a flash back in time. There are a variety of stores that line the street. Interesting street to reminisce.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank imaginelove
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I shopped in several shops and found interesting jewelry, handicrafts, and other forms of art. A great place to find gifts and souvenirs, but yet, not too touristy.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Paula H
Reviewed 10 March 2016

This a short street, but quirky and interesting, a lot of crafts/arts and very well restored houses along the way. Quite enjoyable to stroll up and down

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank jorgito715
Reviewed 6 June 2015

This street is a little more like one would expect to see in South America with the buildings painted various colors. There are several good artisan shops where they sell handcrafted items.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Bonnie B
Reviewed 3 March 2015

The street with the different colored stores and doors, are lovely to view from the distance as well as walking down the street. However, the shops themselves have similar trinkets, jewelery, and other money wasting souvenirs that are available just about everywhere else in the...More

Date of experience: February 2015
2  Thank Ryan J
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