Ornate church, quieter than local cathedral. The outside is kind of surrealistic, definitely unique. Inside nice, but nothing special.
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very nice place the barroc idear of a church ,it looks like the ones in sicily more impressive from outside that inside
Even if you are not too keen on churches, this minor basilica deserves a visit. Ornately decorated inside and out, and of impressive proportions, this church will not fail to impress. When we visited, there was lovely baroque ambient music playing in the background. Just...More
Having traveled all over Central and South America I've certainly seen my share of churches...but this colorful confection of an iglesia is really something different. Terrific for shutter bugs especially! The interior is a familiar combination of Catholic icons and decoration and, though impressive, is...More
This is a minor basilica, is very well kept and a beautiful church. If you are catholic, the blessed sacrament is exposed on the left door from the entrance. The place is good for prayer and meditation, there were Gregorian chants playing inside.
This church is as stunning inside as it is out, we would have liked to have stayed longer but the church was closing not long after we arrived. We still however managed to appreciate the superb architecture and exceptional interior.