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Parque Colon, Santo Domingo

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Historic Site
Get to the heart of the city's historic center at Parque Colon, a central square and popular meeting place. Frequented by locals and tourists alike, the park offers views of some of the town's architectural highlights, and features a central statue of Christopher Columbus, made in the late 19th century by French sculptor Ernest Gilbert. The square has a lively, bustling atmosphere, with hawkers, guides, taxi drivers, and many, many pigeons to watch from the comfort of the shade beneath a tree. By using our Santo Domingo trip itinerary builder, you can arrange your visit to Parque Colon and other attractions in Santo Domingo.
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  • Beautiful place to stay.. Very popular from locals and tourists.. Close to many museum like production of cigar And la primera catedral..  more »
  • The central square of the Ciudad Colonial historic district. Situated in a nice spot popular for both tourist and local. It is god starting and a ending point for a walk. A large square with a small p...  more »
  • It was a wonderful stay I recommend it, and it is deserving of 5 stars. I give a 10 score excellent food security, Maître Mr Genaro, reception staff, waiters, and the wonderful Danny Esther by those excellent pastry cakes. Security Adderlis, and Ramon Caro to all thank you for making my stay was wonderful
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