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“A waste of time”

Catedral Metropolitana de Caracas
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Owner description: Over 300 pounds of gold leaf were used to gild the main altar at this late 17th-century cathedral, which also houses the private Bolivar family chapel.
Sofia, Bulgaria
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“A waste of time”
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Small, rundown and seems like forgotten by whoever is in charge of historic sites. Nothing of value worth the visit. The neighborhood is one of most dangerous in Caracas so pick up a taxi and ask him to wait in the front door. Muggers are waiting around for the very few lost tourists visiting

Visited March 2014
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