Nothing symbolizes Bolivia's gilded mineral age like tin baron Simón Patiño's European-style Palacio Portales. Though he never actually...
Museo de Historia Natural Alcide d’Orbigny
Adjacent to the Palacio Portales is the city's rather more low-key natural history museum. With its creaky wooden floors and array of...
Iglesia de la Recoleta
North of the river, the baroque Iglesia de la Recoleta (construction began in 1654) houses the attractive wooden Cristo de la Recoleta.
Lujo’s Discoteca y Karaoke
A popular dancing spot is Lujo’s Discoteca y Karaoke, which, when the clientele don’t take the music into their own hands, plays salsa...
Sharing an entryway with the Muele del Diablo bar and adjacent to the Palacio Portales, Kabbab offers a thousand-and-one variations on...
Santa Cruz · interesting places nearby
A real fun palace for children is Globo’s . Balloons, ice creams, juices and kid-friendly meals – it’s got the lot.