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Wow! Nice Church

Wow!!! what can i say i have been very impressed with the amazing sites and architecture Peru has... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2013
sam2066
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Los Angeles, California
Again, another nice church

We tried to visit all of the churches--especially the free entrance ones--and this was also quite... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2012
Carly W
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San Estanislao, San Pedro, Paraguay
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19 Aug 2017
“Interesting small church”
3 Jul 2015
“it OK”
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Just a few blocks south of the main plaza, La Merced is worth a look, although it's not as interesting as the other major city centre churches. Since it's free and has some very interesting altars, it's worth seeing if you pass and find the...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2015

like many other churches in latin America no much different really nice architecture but nothing really out of ordinary

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Reviewed 21 July 2013 via mobile

What I found the most interesting about this church, was all the symbolism on the front. Our guide spent a long time explaining what it all meant. Of course the inside is gorgeous too! When we were there they were preparing for a wedding. Amazingly...More

1  Thank Kristy B
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Wow!!! what can i say i have been very impressed with the amazing sites and architecture Peru has offered! from its rustic cobble stone streets to its colonial and pre-inca artwork and historic sites.

Thank sam2066
Reviewed 7 April 2012

We tried to visit all of the churches--especially the free entrance ones--and this was also quite nice. Nothing too extravagant, but lovely.

Thank Carly W
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