Carlos El Pibe Valderrama Statue, Santa Marta
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Carlos Valderrama, the famous soccer player who hails from the city, is honored at Carlos El Pibe Valderrama Statue, where a statue stands outside of an old stadium. Tourists visit to grab a photo with the statue that's topped off with a hanging plant to represent Valderrama’s signature golden afro. City tours generally make stops here for photo opportunities, but finding the location on your own requires a little bit of a drive from the center of the city. Near the statue you can find many stands selling souvenirs. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Carlos El Pibe Valderrama Statue by using our Santa Marta trip itinerary maker.
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  • Beautiful and well-made, ideal for take a photo if you pass by there, also selling souvenirs and help you with the best angle for the photo with the kid
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  • the sculpture of the kid is spectacular, the work done with the Goldilocks looks great, neglected environment hopefully by the works of remodeling this will improve
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  • The truth is that I do not think that it is worth going up there to see it, I go by taxi and stop to look at it, even poor quality the estarua
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