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Plaza Colon, Antofagasta

(3.5/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
An ideal place to rest, Plaza Colon remains Antofagasta's main square and home of the famous Clock Tower, a replica of London's Big Ben erected in honor of the centennial of Chile's independence. The square also boasts a statue of Isabella and Ferdinand, a gift from Spain, a cathedral, library, and the Retreat Kiosk, donated by Yugoslav immigrants. Rest in the shade of palm trees after exploring the city or have a refreshing drink in a cafe. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Antofagasta holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Plaza Colon and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Oh... visit the media centre of Antofagasta morning is best. Trees, architecture and observation of the life daily along with a good juice of fruit ice cream is it best. There is a plus: can see to them girls more beautiful of Antofagasta crossing to the work and enjoy of the breeze under them banks of the square.
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  • A place quiet, with vegetation that offers shade in them days of heat, also there is a cart that sells coffee very rich, around is is the library regional and the Cathedral, both places that also is must visit.
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  • Good to give a ride, has space to walk and take good pictures with the clock in the background
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  • Very nice
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  • Watch donated by the English colony replica of big ben of London beautiful clock that stands in the middle of the desert more arid Chile Antofagasta Colón square. Chile.
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  • very the plazita lindaa. and brings me many beautiful memories
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  • It is nice and clean very nice to rest.
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