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Go West!

In the middle of a lovely square Columbus statue is prominently situated with his arm outstretched... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Teresa H
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Texada Island, Canada
Square is nice

The statue is in the middle of the city. You can go and see anywhere you want from here. There are... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
tu k
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24 Apr 2018
“Go West!”
9 Oct 2017
“Square is nice”
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

In the middle of a lovely square Columbus statue is prominently situated with his arm outstretched to the west.

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The statue is in the middle of the city. You can go and see anywhere you want from here. There are many cafes and restaurants around it.

Thank tu k
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We've seen Columbus in Portugal, Columbus in Barcelona and now in Huelva. He certainly got around! I heard his connection to Huelva was that he came to one of the local churches to give thanks for the success of his voyage. His statue is located...More

Thank justjans
Reviewed 30 May 2017

How many towns and cities do pretend that they have hosted Columbus? Yet another city: Huelva. Columbus was in this city to recruit crew and this monument commemorates this. Pointing at... the west I presume?

Thank Christophe W
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Great statue of Colon in Huelva, you can't miss it in the city, very significant during the discovery of Americas.

Thank cubanita2012
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The monument is a lovely piece in the middle of Huelva. IT salutes the history of the city and shows they are proud of it!

Thank 19Viajera89
Reviewed 26 May 2016

This statue is right in the center of town and there's a beautiful fountain behind it. Its a great place to take some photos of Huelva. Its probably the prettiest place in town.

Thank Kayla D
Reviewed 8 August 2015

The Monument to Columbus is a central place for people to gather in the popular Las Ramblas section of Barcelona. It reminds the world that Columbus reported to the King and Queen of Spain when he traveled to America. There are numerous bronze figures and...More

Thank BC0313
Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

It is a humongous statue facing the ocean to the south. America is to the west, but the harbor West exit that Columbus used does not exist any more, so who cares. The place where he started is also some km away but this place...More

1  Thank Nandor89
Reviewed 21 February 2015

It is just that, a huge statue! Visit on your way to or from the Columbus Ship Museum. Its size is impressive both close up and from a distance but nothing to really make you linger (especially on a chilly February afternoon!

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