Arco de Santa Catalina, Antigua

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An iconic landmark, Arco de Santa Catalina represents the only portion of the once-flourishing Convent of St. Catherine that's left standing. Built in 1694, the arch spans a street and was used by nuns to cross from one building to another without being seen on the street. The bright yellow structure boasts a rich history and has become a symbol of the city. The clock tower was added in the 1830s. To plan Antigua vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.
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  • October 4, 2017
    It is a characteristic of the city; It is about two crafts markets and a quaint bar called Fridas. People like to take pictures with that in the background; the best thing is that in this block do not pass vehicles then is very quiet.
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  • October 4, 2017
    This arch dominates a very lively thoroughfare. I did have the chance to see the volcano of Agua behind but the picture is worth
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  • October 3, 2017
    A characteristic point of Antigua that marks the main street and gives marco a photo feature of who visits ancient
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  • April 1, 2017
    Must place in antigua!
  • March 9, 2017
    Icon of the city
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  • January 11, 2017
    It is one of the most recognized by visitors to Antigua Guatemala, places where you can see the carving art in its monumental design.
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  • August 23, 2016
    One of the best images you can take in the city of Antigua, whenever clouds allow you full visibility of the volcano.
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