Plaza de los Coches
Previously known as Plaza de la Yerba, the triangular plaza just behind Puerta del Reloj was once used as a market for enslaved people....
Puerta del Reloj
Originally called the Boca del Puente, this was the main gateway to the inner walled town and was linked to Getsemaní by a drawbridge...
Plaza de la Aduana
This is the largest and oldest square in the old town and was used as a parade ground. In colonial times, all the important governmental...
The sound system here, when it kicks, has been known to reduce grown men to tears – as does the extraordinary salsa collection of Don...
El Portal de los Dulces No 32-25 · interesting places nearby
Tu Candela information
Wall-to-wall reggaeton, vallenato, merengue and some decent salsa. Tu Candela is always cramped – but the atmosphere is cool and anything goes. This is the place that Barack Obama's errant Secret Service detail famously began their cocaine and prostitute exploits, and it's easy to see why: this place is off the hook.
Convert the cover charge to cocktails at the bar, and make sure Secret Service agents pay you up front.