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Plaza Colon, Arica

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Spend some time at Plaza Colon, a pristine square at the heart of Arica, and the epicenter of touristic in the city. Grab a regional snack and a cool drink from the range of street vendors, then settle down to watch local life go by. Notable buildings surrounding the square include an embassy, an iron building, and a church. Most tour buses to surrounding areas congregate here. Plan to visit Plaza Colon during your Arica vacation using our convenient Arica trip generator.
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  • Unfortunately when we went they were parts of the square closed because they were riding a handicraft fair and also were preparing for wl Carnival.
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  • Arica is to be thanked by visitors for having such clean, nice, scenic parks-plazas near the ship port and caring for same. the Train, fountain and statues make such wonderful settings for the awesome...  more »
  • We were here on a weekend, so there was a lot going on. They had a local orchestra playing and many booths were set up with the locals selling there crafts, Great views and very relaxing.