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All alone

Lovely little statue on a park bench, overlooking a small pond. Mostly there is a queue to get a... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Oviedo, Spain
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Mafalda in Oviedo?

Quite a surprise to find Argentine heroine Mafalda sitting on a park bench in Oviedo but her... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Oaxaca, Mexico
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

full of people trying to get a pic with her, maybe you should wait your turn, where there are many other special sculptures around

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tonety4friends
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely little statue on a park bench, overlooking a small pond. Mostly there is a queue to get a ‘selfie’ with Mafalda, but not on this rainy afternoon in November.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank es-travler
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Quite a surprise to find Argentine heroine Mafalda sitting on a park bench in Oviedo but her presence commemorates the presentation of the prestigious Principe de Asturias prize to Quino, her creator. For her birthplace go to San Telmo in Buenos Aires

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Portoax
Reviewed 19 June 2017

One of the most entertaining and enjoyable statues to take a photo. You never think about coming across that character. Awesome!!

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank AnderPiedra
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Very cute and a must see in the park. Beautiful sculptures everywhere in the city, but this is a nice change. Love it!! Great place to stop and get a photo!!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank nvlinks
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We just love Mafalda, we always take picture by the bench with her every time we visit Oviedo. The statue fits perfectly in an environment like the Campo de San Fransisco.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank CecilieM
Reviewed 22 December 2016

A lovely little statue of Mafalda in the park, a complete surprise and a wonderful "find" for those of us who are fans from days of old...

Date of experience: December 2016
4  Thank RQP
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Situated in the great park named San Francisco on a bench all by herself waiting for you sit next to her and have a photo taken. Great park. This is a must visit if you're ever in the center of Oviedo.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Garen M
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The best homage is that every time I walked around the area, little children were taking turs to sit on the bench by Mafalda...the best possible homage to that great character created by Quino!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Fred F
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

If you like Mafalda then you should totally go to Oviedo. There's her sculpture in the park, so you can sit with her and take as many photos as you want or can do. And besides it's in nice area. You can make a picnic...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank monikac708
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