Plaza De Espana

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Plaza De Espana is a historic plaza that runs in front of Don Diego Columbus's former residence, as well as numerous shops and restaurants. The plaza is bordered by what were once the ramparts that walled the city in.


Situated in , welcomes guests rooming in this section of the Dominican Republic. Regardless of whether or not you're staying in this location, you should consider dropping by to check it out.

If you walked up Isabel la Catolica from the Condle for three blocks and make a right you will be in the plaza.

Plaza De Espana is found in Zona Colonial.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most delightful options while spending some time exploring the area is having a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of the park. The most convenient place to eat to Plaza De Espana is Costelao La Churrasqueria, a great location to eat at before checking out the park. Costelao La Churrasqueria is a slight distance off, but far enough that you may want to arrange for taking advantage of some mode of transportation to travel there. Also within reach, you and your companions will come across eateries like Museo Del Jamon and Pate Palo where you and your party should be sure to test out International cuisine and enjoy the local foods and culture of the Dominican Republic.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors that enjoy outdoor parks, and would like to see others, should consider going to Plazoleta Padre Billini and Parque San Miguel; the first and closest of which is 0.3 miles to the south of this park. Other local activities include Alcázar De Colón, which is less than a hundred yards away downtown Santo Domingo. You might want to also consider heading to Puerta De San Diego, which is another attraction not far away.

Parks are a great attraction to visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table includes other attractions close-by.

Attractions Near Plaza De Espana
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Alcázar De Colón Historic Site 0.0 mi. (1.4 km) NE Downtown Santo Domingo
Puerta De San Diego Historic Site 0.0 mi. (1.4 km) E Downtown Santo Domingo
Fuerte De San Diego Historic Site 0.1 mi. (1.4 km) E Downtown Santo Domingo
Museum Of Rum and Sugar Cane Museum 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) W Zona Colonial
Cord House Historic Site 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) WSW Zona Colonial
Casa Del Cordon Historic Site 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) WSW Zona Colonial
Battery Of The Admiral Historic Site 0.1 mi. (1.5 km) NNE Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo De Las Casas Reales Historic Site 0.1 mi. (0.3 km) S Zona Colonial

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Calle Las Damas, Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic



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