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The Heart of Holguin.

Parque Calixto Garcia is the busiest park in Holguin. It is surrounded by half a dozen bars and... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2012
RobinThom
,
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Such a Shame

This could be a beautiful and relaxing place, however with in moments of getting out of the taxi we... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2012
waltimo
,
chesterfield
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Holguin, Cuba
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Reviewed 13 November 2012

Parque Calixto Garcia is the busiest park in Holguin. It is surrounded by half a dozen bars and restaurants, the Casa de la Musica, a disco, a jazz club, and Casa de la Trova, the newly renovated Teatro Eddy Suñol, a couple of national peso...More

4  Thank RobinThom
Reviewed 1 July 2012

This could be a beautiful and relaxing place, however with in moments of getting out of the taxi we (myself, my wife and our 6yr old daughter) were swamped with beggars want money. Don't encourage them by giving them any. We did not feel safe...More

2  Thank waltimo
Reviewed 1 June 2012

Not Cuba's finest plaza, but still one to enjoy at the evening sun with a frisky Naranja or Cerveza. There are some nice souvenir shops here to scout out as well.

Thank Huibvg
Reviewed 22 May 2012

you can see the principal things and commerce of holguin.

Thank Rodney R
Reviewed 19 March 2012

good for getting a flavour of the local life in Cuba

Thank BoltonianHull
Reviewed 26 February 2012

This park is a nice place to people watch. It's not the typical park. it's all concert surrounded by trees but it's really pretty. Kind of takes you back in time a little.

Thank Annet S
Reviewed 26 November 2011

I really like this park because it is in the centre of the city where most of the main shops and resturants are located. It is nice to have a seat on the many benches they have, eat some ice cream, and observe Cubans and...More

5  Thank meencantaCUBA
Reviewed 1 July 2009

Lots of shade and a nice breeze while you are sitting in one of the many benches all over the park. Very entertaining watching the people walk by. At night is a fun place to meet and mingle with locals. A very large and beautifully...More

8  Thank alexdekendall
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