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The cathedral was beautiful like most other cathedral. What amused us were the hundreds of little parrots that gathered in the trees around the church and on all the outside walls. If venice has pigeons then San Jose had parrots
The cathedral has always been a draw in Alajuela particularly with the surrounding gardens and main plaza. Over the years touches to the interior such as frescoes on the ceiling have made it quite impressive inside. It is an especially nice place to take photographs...More
Beautiful Cathedral. Open doors so open air comes in. The ceilings are beautifully painted! The Cathedral is located inside a park. Mangoes fall from the trees here and people call it "El parque de los mangos". There's a mcdonalds that over looks the park and...More
We visited on a Saturday afternoon. Many local people were strolling the walkways eating from the vendors. There was music and people were dancing and it was like visiting a small town many years ago when people were more social. definitely would visit this area...More
This church is very pretty, both inside and out. There are lovely gardens beside it to welcome you if you arrive on foot. Of course, it overlooks the central park, as is the tradition in Latin-American countries.
The interior is worth stepping in for a...More
I expected something beautiful lied inside just by the lovely exterior of this church, but was floored once we actually walked inside. The murals on the inside left us speechless. I was so stunned that I forgot to take pictures before we left. You will...More