Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard), Paramaribo

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Stoll along under the shade of almond trees and see the 19th-century colonial style houses at Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard). Watch the commerce of ships in the harbor and cars moving along the distant bridge in one of the oldest parts of Paramaribo. Have a sip of Surinamese beer and grab some local dishes, such as bami (meat noodles) or kip sate (skewered meat), from the typical Indonesian warungs (small family restaurants), which remain open until late at night. The nearby attractions include the main square and presidential palace. Put Waterkant (Riverside Boulevard) and other Paramaribo attractions into our Paramaribo travel itinerary planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • El sector se puede recorrer a pie. Las casas del Watekant y las calles aledañas están cerca de Fort Zeelandia. Todo se puede visitar tranquilamente en medio día. Los lugareños recomiendan andar siempr...  more »
  • The Waterkant is an attractive stretch between Fort Zeelandia and the Centrale Markt. There are nice views over fishing boats to the Suriname River all the way to the Jules Wijdenbosch Bridge. On the ...  more »
  • this is a great place to spent your sunday. espcially if you want to go for a walk on a sunday morning or even in the evening  more »
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  • 24/7 place for a hot meal and drinks
  • Beer with the locals. I can imagine that not everyone here will feel pleasant in the evening. There are also strange birds around.
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