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Plaza de Armas, San Juan

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Landmark Tourist Spot
As one of the main squares in San Juan, Plaza de Armas often serves as a meeting point for both locals and tourists. The square is dominated by an impressive round fountain, surrounded by four statues that personify the four seasons. When you arrive, look for the city hall on the north side; the Department of State building sits to the west. If you have time, get a coffee from one of the stands and sit under the shady trees to watch passersby. A visit to Plaza de Armas represents just the start of the adventure when you use our San Juan vacation route planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Head to this part of Old San Juan for everything you might like or need. The grocery store nearby has the best prices for food and drink including beer, wine and of course rum. Check out the Puerto Ri...  more »
  • The Plaza de Armas in old San Juan, located opposite the City Hall is a luigar forced on our visit to the capital city. Surrounded by Jewelers and stores souvenirs, as well as places to relax and eat, is a place of recreation where there are occasional performances at the artistic level.
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  • Spend an entire day here! Just come and soak up the beauty, the history, the culture! There are so many local eateries worth trying, so bring your appetite and sweet tooth. There are also lots of loca...  more »
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  • Great place to rest. Very safe (policia near) and clean (dedicated serviceman). A few solicitations from poor. Pigeons abound, fountain not on when we visited, easy to stop, shop, find some shade or food, geocache. Pleasant location
  • I meet lots of interesting people here....
  • Beautiful history
  • Spanish styled square.
  • Lovely place

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