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Not much here

The plaza is a nice place to sit and people watch, but there's not a whole lot here. A few statues... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Jarko2015
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
A green oasis

Good place tosit and enjoy a rest in the shade when walking around the city. fascinating to watch... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
djpend
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Preston, United Kingdom
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  • Very good37%
  • Average34%
  • Poor10%
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“train station” (3 reviews)
“chess players” (2 reviews)
“downtown area” (2 reviews)
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Asuncion, Paraguay
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

The plaza is a nice place to sit and people watch, but there's not a whole lot here. A few statues of poor quality dotted around the gardens, but otherwise, it's simply a nice spot to relax if you're wandering the city centre.

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Good place tosit and enjoy a rest in the shade when walking around the city. fascinating to watch the friendly chess players and possible to challenge for a game.

Thank djpend
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Plaza Uruguaya is one of the nicest ones in town. One that has not been claimed by the homeless and is kept reasonably well. There are nice sitting areas, as well as a playground for children.

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Full of trees so quite shady if you wish to take a "breather" from your Asuncion exploring Action with street vendors, chess players etc Surrounded by some nice mid 19th century architecture including nearby central station

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 19 December 2016

It is my first time in a city park surrounded by a fence, even though it is in the heart of the city, dogs are not allowed either, I guess every country is different.

Thank Colors68
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Don't miss this great part of Asunción. The architecture is spectacular. It will bring you back to a simpler time when life was slower and there was time to enjoy. Browse the open air markets on the weekends and the street sellers everyday. If you...More

1  Thank albinoviking
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Plaza Uruguaya is a nice park in the center of Asuncion where you can relax and take a break during a typical hot day. There are people playing chess and you can share a Terere, the national drink, with some friendly locals!

Thank laurahsp
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

A pleasant square surrounded by bookshops and street vendors - and full of people meeting up with friends or just going for a stroll. A nice place during the day, but dodgy after dark.

Thank Anna T
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We like coming to Plaza Uruguaya when in Asu. The places to eat around here are good and the shade this offers on a hot day is welcome and cooling.

Thank John M
Reviewed 17 June 2016

not safe at night this is an area for prostitutes and all the problems that go with that. Nice to see during the day..

Thank thomaslS7009WS
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