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Plaza de Armas, La Serena

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Spend some time on Plaza de Armas, the city's main square, lined with green trees and stately buildings. Situated on the site of the city's founding in 1549, the plaza features a large stone fountain by famed Chilean sculptor Samuel Roman. Enjoy the lively atmosphere of the place, roam the market stands selling everything from snacks to souvenirs, or enjoy the local buskers playing their songs. Relax in the shade of Chilean palms and cedars, or admire the architecture of important buildings around the square, such as the cathedral, administration building, and others. Our La Serena trip itinerary planner makes visiting Plaza de Armas and other La Serena attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • La Serena city historic square surrounded by well preserved buildings (courthouse, building in the region, Church Cathedral). Various stalls of vendors selling crafts and local products. To see.
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  • Beautiful plaza, well cared, is should know, inspires tranquility, with a variety of posts craft, in them Catalans can buy what need.
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  • beautiful square. Paseo obliged when they close the business. Has a large fair where live crafts with meals typical and much chocolate. eye! not by be craftsmen is mega cheap, and remember is that is accepts only cash and in pesos Chilean.
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