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Parque Calderón is heart and soul of Cuenca: Through the years it has hosted executions, revolutions, cat roastings, concerts, fireworks and creative loafing

Parque Calderón is heart and soul of Cuenca: Through the years it has hosted executions, revolutions, cat roastings, concerts, fireworks and creative loafing

By David Morrill and Deke Castleman A statue of Garaicoa Abdón Calderón marks the heart of Parque Calderón, which marks the heart of El Centro, which, in turn, marks the heart of Cuenca. To get your bearings in Cuenca, this is where you start. Abdón Calderón was born in Cuenca in 1804 and at the...