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Parque Juarez El Llano

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Address: between Avenida Juarez and Pino Suarez | intersection of calle Berriozabal and Avenida Benito Juarez, Oaxaca, Mexico

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El Llano: definitely a living park

Because Parque Juárez (known locally as “El Llano”) is directly across Calle Pino Suarez from my hostel (Don Nino), I wound up spending a fair amount of time there during my two... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Arcata, California
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Arcata, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Because Parque Juárez (known locally as “El Llano”) is directly across Calle Pino Suarez from my hostel (Don Nino), I wound up spending a fair amount of time there during my two week stay in Oaxaca. I was there at times from early morning to late in the evening, and I always felt safe. It seemed there was always activity... More 

Thank griggs2000
Golden, Colorado
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely park was a five minute walk from our Airbnb so on several morning it was our first outing of the day. The Park always feels safe as it transitions from one day to from a quiet peaceful respite to a bustling marketplace or carnival. This park is worth several visits as each day we went there it was... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are lots of reasons for visiting Park Llano. You can jog here, people watch, go to the fabulous market on Friday, do aerobic classes. It offers many benches and lots of shade.

Thank Cluchy
Charlotte, North Carolina
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit because is not really crowded, you won´t really find tourist, I´ve been there several times....there you can take your family, friends, couple or simply alone is a place where you can go and read, listen your favorite music, you can take a short nap, play etc...some times during the year you can find... More 

Thank TTime_TTraveler
Kfar Saba, Israel
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We have sat here several times to eat a sandwich and we love relaxing in the shade and watching the world go by. A beautiful spot to enjoy Oaxacan everyday life without being pestered by hawkers as happens in the Zocalo all the time. More Mexicans going about their business

Thank Piglet44
Westfield, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Fri has the big market with food to make at home or eat right there. Sunday am has Zumba. The rest of the time its a park for sitting, talking or watching the skaters or the musicians. Plenty of food trucks serve the park and the big VIPs diner is on the corner

Thank kclud
Easton, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Popular with locals, the flea market lines the perimeter of this large park on weekends, including pop-up fondas on the north side for a sit down meal.

Thank Harroo
Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Always a nice shady place to sit and rest, with various events for both children and adults often on view. Even at it's quietest the park provides an oasis of green and is a good place to people watch.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I love this place. It's a nice spot to sit on a bench and read a book, to people watch or get some exercise. This is one of the few places I have found so far in the city where it feels appropriate to run or otherwise exercise in public. They also have a great market there every Friday. Definitely... More 

Thank Angelica B
Oaxaca, Mexico
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49 reviews
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This used to be the city zoo many years ago, after that, a park that has undergone some renovations but allways seems to be needing more. It's a nice place for a walk or a jog. On Fridays you can buy fruits, vegetables and some excellent tacos at the "mercadito". You can also get your shoes shined and watch the... More 

Thank Tzatzil

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