Estadio Victoria de Girón
Palmar del Junco
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Mercado la Plaza
Near the Puente Sánchez Figueras; for produce/peso stalls.
Estadio Victoria de Girón information
Lonely Planet review
From October to April, baseball games take place at this stadium 1km southwest of the market. Once one of the country's leading teams, the local Los Cocodrilos (Crocodiles) aren't as snappy as their name suggests and struggle to beat La Isla de la Juventud these days.