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Parque Calixto Garcia

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Parque Calixto Garcia

We visited this park in March 2012 during our trip to Cuba. Worth a visit if you're in Holguin. We... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2013
Clare J
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Coventry, UK
I like it

I will say that this is the best park of the Holguin City...The city is known as the Park's... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2013
Mrs D D
,
Saint Robert, Missouri
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  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“worth a visit” (3 reviews)
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Holguin, Cuba
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Reviewed 5 September 2013

We visited this park in March 2012 during our trip to Cuba. Worth a visit if you're in Holguin. We spent a few hours here chilling in the sun with a nice cold cerveza. It's a lovely place.

Thank Clare J
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Reviewed 15 July 2013

I will say that this is the best park of the Holguin City...The city is known as the Park's city...because there is a park ever two blocks.. But this one is kind of all white and is the only one that has the boulevard in...More

1  Thank Mrs D D
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Reviewed 25 May 2013

All of Holguin Central have a Fiesta Carnival in pril. I am going to return in late August . Festival

Thank ipauljudge
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Reviewed 13 April 2013

if you are staying in town this is where the clubs, restaurants & bars are. you can people watch & get a good idea of everyday cuban life. nothing out of the ordinary as everything is still old. been to holguin twice. my next trip...More

Thank Joe S
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Reviewed 10 April 2013

Calixto Garcia Park, the central park of Holguin province, is one of the largest in Cuba, you can sit there and enjoy the gentle breeze and also see a whole city passing in front of you. From that point you can decide if you go...More

2  Thank ramajo
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Reviewed 23 February 2013

This is the heart of the city A place to find all you could need, like or dislike :-) it is really awsome.

Thank Miss X
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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
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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
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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
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Reviewed 22 May 2012

you can see the principal things and commerce of holguin.

Thank Rodney R
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