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Iglesia de la Vera Cruz

Calle 51 1a No 52-38 | Pietonal Carabobo, Medellin 050014, Colombia
+57 4 5125095
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Stench of Urine - Surrounded by Down and Outs

We would like to have visited this Church but as we passed by walking down the Peatonal Carabobo... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Thecatsmum4
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Kettering, United Kingdom
Small church in dodgy location

I don't know if this is officially the church of the fallen woman, but it might as well be. The... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Jarko2015
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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  • Average21%
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29 Jan 2018
“Stench of Urine - Surrounded by Down and Outs”
21 Jun 2017
“Small church in dodgy location”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Calle 51 1a No 52-38 | Pietonal Carabobo, Medellin 050014, Colombia
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+57 4 5125095
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

We would like to have visited this Church but as we passed by walking down the Peatonal Carabobo the stench of Urine was overpowering from across the street, to the extent that it made us gag! There were numerous down and out individuals who were...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

I don't know if this is officially the church of the fallen woman, but it might as well be. The small plaza outside the doors and the surrounding streets are packed with ladies offering their services, some who you'd think should long since have learnt...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2017

If you are downtown around Botero Plaza, this church is worthy of stopping by and seeing, it is unique to the city. I didn't go in.

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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Between shouts of items on sale from various stores near by and vendors hawking their stuffs, I had a hard time praying at this church. There are long, brown columns located in front of this church.Inside are some statues and a small altar. I am...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2015

This church has great historical significance, as it was built in 1682, the first Spanish church in what is now Medellin The plain while facade is pleasing to the eye from outside - not much to see inside but a lot of faithful working class...More

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