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Plaza de Armas de Chivay, Chivay
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Stop and rest at Plaza de Armas de Chivay. Like all Plaza de Armas in South America, this site represents the main square of the village surrounded by imposing mountains. Grab a bite in one of the restaurants, have a drink, and watch the people gathering in the square. The small, quaint plaza is full of shops and vendors selling souvenirs, trinkets, and snacks. Visit the village church, watch the street performers singing and dancing, or just sit back and take in the lively square atmosphere. Plan to visit Plaza de Armas de Chivay during your Chivay vacation using our convenient Chivay trip itinerary maker.
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  • At the time of our visit took place surface reconstruction of the square, so they could only walk along the houses. The most outstanding building is the Church. The square follows is pedestrian zone realistic sculptures showing various local dances, one of them is a Turkish dance as a reminder of the wars with the Turks of the Europeans
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  • As part of a tour we stopped here. Not much to see. The typical Spanish central square with a church, small patch of greenery, Justice of the Peace building. There is a fairly large market running dow...  more »
  • A town is very typical of the sierra, with its houses and plaza. No much to do but it is always interesting
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