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good idea, bad implementation

it's a roundabout, not much to see it's in a heavily transited city entrance so you can't really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jorge O
The hat lady

She is in the middle of a crazy round about. This is not a very safe place to take a pic. It is a... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Amy W
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Uruguay
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  • Excellent16%
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2 Jul 2017
“The hat lady”
5 May 2017
“Making the Panama Hat”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Manta, Ecuador
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it's a roundabout, not much to see it's in a heavily transited city entrance so you can't really stop by and see it, it shows a part of our culture that should be considered when trying to understand a culture

Thank Jorge O
Reviewed 2 July 2017

She is in the middle of a crazy round about. This is not a very safe place to take a pic. It is a beautiful statue and well worth the pic from the car.

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This is a very tall statue located in a traffic circle on the highway that runs from Manta to Montecristi. The statue is of a young lady demonstrating the traditional way of making the "Panama" hat. Although the "stand" that she leans on can be...More

Thank Dan L
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liseausman
26 June 2017|
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Response from Dan L | Reviewed this property |
Yes and you can buy Panama hats in Manta, credit card use ok in most places but smaller shops still prefer cash.
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liseausman
26 June 2017|
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Response from Dan L | Reviewed this property |
The hats are sold in Manta and Montecristi and at places between. You can use credit card in many shops but some of the smaller still prefer cash. Visa seems to be king but my MasterCard was accepted without surcharge... More
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