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More than just a church

I don't have a previous experience visiting a church in the Caribbean, so I definitely found the... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Torontoniana
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Toronto, Canada
Beautiful Church

The pope apparently stayed her when he came to Cuba. learned some history and checked out this... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
AndrewandPam
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London
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6 Apr 2018
“Awesome old church”
26 Apr 2017
“Good church but still needs lots of renovations”
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Beautiful old church being a Catholic I really enjoyed looking at all the stained glass and statues. The only thing I could not understand was why you could not place money in the donation box.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Elsa L
Reviewed 26 April 2017

this a good church and a good place to visit in Holguin if you are just walking down the boulevard on Libertad steet

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

I don't have a previous experience visiting a church in the Caribbean, so I definitely found the architecture and certain particular details interesting. Moreover, I was impressed by the social activity that seemed to be taking place in the church that Sunday afternoon - the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

The pope apparently stayed her when he came to Cuba. learned some history and checked out this beautiful church

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank AndrewandPam
Reviewed 29 January 2017

beautiful old church in Cespedes Park (City Center), from the colonial times (1815 to 1819) At the time it was the tallest building t in Holguin from where you could see any danger.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank BavBrig
Reviewed 24 January 2017

If you go to Holquin, this church is a must to visit, it has fantastic and beautiful architecture, and once in side it give off a certain presence that gives you a tranquil and calming feel. Just sitting there makes you forget any worries you...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank nr151eg
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We went there for the Christmas Mass at 9;00am just three days ago. A very nice little old church in the middle of the city and close to the Cathedral, where you can admire the Pope Juan Pablo's statue. After visiting both churches we had...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank mansojubier
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Twenty years on from the thaw between Castro and the Church and this rather nice, if unfinished, church is now slowly being renovated.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Were taken here by our guide Leo on our day at to Holguin in his 55 Chevron,he was a very entertaining guide and had lots of local knowledge as he grew up in this area and spoke good English.This church started being restored but due...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Susanlockyer
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Holguin City very Cuban, Sunday is for the family, Base ball was on in the afternoon and was told there would be fiesta after the match. People very friendly, shops not very full. Everyone had to cue for everything.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank June C
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