Iglesia de la Merced
Built at the turn of the 20th century, this neo-Gothic church is a La Rioja landmark and houses the mausoleum of General Ocampo, a local...
The enormous, sober-colored and spectacular neo-Byzantine (and a few other neos) 1899 cathedral contains the image of patron saint...
Casa de Gobierno
Peach-colored and guarded by two palm-tree sentinels, this attractive building on the plaza is the seat of La Rioja government.
If you’re up for a late night you can show the locals your latest disco moves at New Milenium , opposite the Colegio Nacional.
La Vieja Casona
Cheerfully lit and decorated, this is a cracking place with a great range of regional specialties, creative house choices and a menu of...
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El Marqués information
This simple local eatery just off the plaza puts many pricier restaurants to shame. Sandwiches, traditional local dishes, pasta, pizza, omelets and grilled meats are well prepared and fairly priced. It's something of a bargain and the fruit licuados are delicious, too.