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Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de La Candelaria, Bogota
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Visit Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de La Candelaria to view its interesting collection of religious iconography and imagery. A building of colonial origin, this Catholic church dedicated to the Virgin Mary also houses a number of significant artworks from the colonial era--among them a painting of Madonna holding the baby Jesus in one hand and a candle in the other. Take your camera along to capture these images. For Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de La Candelaria and beyond, use our Bogota itinerary builder to get the most from your Bogota vacation.
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  • This place will delight lovers of churches, religious faithful religious or tourists. The center of Bogota is invaded churches.
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  • Beautiful architecture of the time of conquests. It is one of the many churches which illustrate the Colombian capital.
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  • Beautiful church where there is evidence of the great Spanish influence. Both religious and cultural and architectural must-see
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  • Great place to party, cheap beer and nice people
  • Candelaria church (La Candelaria Church, Calle11). 1686-on a slant in the Church was built between 1703 and went up a little from the Bolivar square. From being at the intersection in a beautiful Baroque building, this church is noticeable right away.
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  • Religious center with historic architecture.
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  • Somewhat careless.
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  • Beautiful church, has a collection of colonial art. Its structure was restored six years ago.
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