Plaza Espana, Mar del Plata

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#10 of 24 in Parks in Mar del Plata
Smell the salty sea breeze as you stroll through Plaza Espana. This popular city square is right on the seafront and chalked full of things to do and see. Within the square, you'll find art installations and exercise equipment. Popular with families and safe to visit at night, the square offers easy access to many restaurants and a natural sciences museum. Make Plaza Espana part of your personalized Mar del Plata itinerary using our Mar del Plata driving holiday planning site .
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  • A very well designed square with the monument to Don Quixote, and a work of Minukin as an additional attraction,... but with too many people who bother (roller, skate, etc.)
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  • Pleasant and well situated, very cute I recommend the visit, very nice pair a long pause.
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  • Beautiful square facing the sea, with benches and manicured trails, special place for some mates and a good book
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To accommodate the masses of tourists who take a Mar del Plata vacation every summer, the city offers more than 500 hotels. Most of these cluster around the shorefront close to the city center, which boasts most higher-end options. Look a few blocks inland for less expensive alternatives. Prices vary dramatically according to the time of year, with hefty discounts available during low season and on weekdays. Reserve your accommodations in advance to beat the crowds and avoid paying a last-minute premium.
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