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“Architecture and history” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cathedral of San Luis Potosi

Cathedral of San Luis Potosi
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Owner description: This cathedral has been refashioned many times since the early 1700s, when it was constructed.
Xalapa, Mexico
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30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Architecture and history”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2013

I really liked this place, my friends and I visited it just to fulfill the obligated visit to this place, but once you are inside the Cathedral, the roof is gorgeous, it's painted as the shroud of the Virgin Mary, with a cerulean blue and golden stars.
Right outside of the main entrance, there is a streetcar which takes you to he most interesting places of the historic downtown.
It's worth to hop on it if you want to avoid the sun... :)

Visited July 2013
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“A magical place”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2013

San Luis Potosí is a colonial city one of the first cities founded by the Spanish conquistadores. It's well know for their silver and gold mines with allot of places to get a good deals for fine jewelry. I recommend downtown which has the cheaper and biggest silver and gold mall. Right at the hearth of town is called centro joyero.

Visited December 2012
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2 Thank Ricardo N
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Mexicali, Mexico
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“This is a traditional church with amazing night lights”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2013

I like the barroc style, full of the Mexican traditions, You can see the pictures of the saints and the figures with the half of century of traditions. In the night it has special lightening that make it special, it looks great

Visited December 2012
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2 Thank Tely1026
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Pueblo, Colorado
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226 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“Beautiful architecture and feel”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2013

We didn't want to interrupt the mass going on too much, so we stayed to the back and sides. It is so nice and they have done a great job of the upkeep. Especially nice at Christmas when the nativities are set up.

Visited December 2012
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1 Thank LVSquared
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Texas
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93 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Beautiful!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2012

I went during the lighting at night and it was very nice! Many people go and there are so many attractions such as mimes and clowns. There are so many more historic venues around there such as museums also.

Visited July 2012
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1 Thank 409Joe
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