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Plaza de Armas

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Address: San Juan, Puerto Rico
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The original Old San Juan town square is a good spot to orient yourself as...

The original Old San Juan town square is a good spot to orient yourself as you begin your tour of this charming area.

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Pleasant plaza

Pleasant plaza through which to stroll on a Sunday afternoon with plenty of activity happening, along with a huge flock of pigeons. The surrounding buildings are worth a look... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Anthony S
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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a nice little plaza but not really "all that" to be on TripAdvisor! Unless of course you are a serious pigeon lover!

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Thank L9084GKrichardd
San Juan Metro Region, Puerto Rico
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87 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing like a history road trip. Too much to learn, so many places around. Great for hanging out with kids. Always check the internet or newsletter to know the activities and plan your trip.

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Thank Lilybeth S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As I write this review I ask myself did I enjoy my self and how much did it cost . It's free, its about the experience of sightseeing . Yes the bird are very pushy if your eating food they are all over you. but if your in the area stop by it reminds me of being a child and... More 

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Thank Rafael M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This colonial style plaza will transport you back to the 15th century. Many great food options are available.

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Thank jayrodsan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't miss Plaza de Armas if you are staying in Old San Juan. Definitely worth visiting, this is a lovely square to wander through while exploring the city.

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Thank Uncover T
Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant plaza through which to stroll on a Sunday afternoon with plenty of activity happening, along with a huge flock of pigeons. The surrounding buildings are worth a look with their pastel coloured facades and wought iron railings. There are some ancient trees providing some shade but probably wouldn't spend too much time there, mainly a walk through.

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Thank Anthony S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hundreds of birds everywhere. It is a pigeon park where the cat population seems to leave the birds alone.

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Thank Grace A
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great view and amzing photos to take. really enjoyed this place lots of walking. and the pigeons are ll over but friendly.

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Thank Perkybern
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Whenever I come to OSJ I always spend at least an hour here relaxing and people watching. The pigeons are like the pigeons in Central Park: Aggressive and fearless. I would not feed them although you will see plenty of people doing so. Once they find a mark they don't forget!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

A this monumental plaza that's cozy and suitable for anything relaxing. The day I passed by this park there were people reading a book, browsing the internet or simply stopping to rest as my wife and I did before continuing our walk around Old San Juan.

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