Plazoleta Joe Arroyo

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  • Address: Cl. 35, Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:10 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, Monument, Family And Kids

Joe Arroyo was a Colombian cultural hero. A singer, composer and songwriter who pioneered the national flavour of Colombian salsa and tropical music by pursuing fusion with styles from the African Diaspora, he changed what it meant to be Colombian. This square has a large monument statue of him in the middle. Apparently, the best way to pay tribute to Joe is to get some food from a nearby restaurant, plug some of his music into your ears, and stand here listening while you people watch. Recommended tracks include "la rebelión" "Tania" and "El ausente". You can’t hang out here for long though; there is barely any shade from the sun.

How to Reach Plazoleta Joe Arroyo

  • Drive to here from outside of Old Town.
  • Walk or cycle to here from inside Old Town.

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  • Plazoleta Joe Arroyo Address: Cl. 35, Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia
  • Plazoleta Joe Arroyo Timing: 24-hrs
  • Plazoleta Joe Arroyo Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Plazoleta Joe Arroyo(preferred time): 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Plazoleta Joe Arroyo: 00:10 Mins
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Plazoleta Joe Arroyo Reviews & Ratings

Google+
  • Nothing much nice place

  • Bacano

  • Good

  • Memorable

  • Excelente lugar para conocer un poco de la cultura gastronómica cartagenera, al mismo tiempo que se puede disfrutar de la tranquilidad y comodidad que brinda este sitio, está ubicado en el centro de la ciudad y es un monumento a uno de los más grandes cantantes que a dado la ciudad de Cartagena como lo fue Alvaro José Arroyo o conocido también como el Joe Arroyo.

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