Plaza 24 de Septiembre
Centro Cultural Franco Alemán
Houses the Alliance Française ( [tel] 333-3392) and Goethe Institut ( [tel] 332-9906; email@example.com), and offers courses in...
Museo de Arte Sagrado
The Museum of Sacred Art, inside the cathedral, displays a collection of religious icons, vestments and medallions. More interesting are...
Basílica Menor de San Lorenzo
Although the original cathedral on Plaza 24 de Septiembre was founded in 1605, the present structure dates from 1845 and wasn’t...
On the east side of the plaza this place is something of a second home to travelers in Santa Cruz, and has pricey beers, delicious soups...
Long known for its high-quality pizza, pasta and salads, and always popular with foreigners, this convenient hangout on the north side...
Plaza 24 de Septiembre information
The city’s main plaza serves as a lush tropical space where you’ll see locals lounging on benches or strolling, camba bands banging out their tropical rhythms and families bringing their kids to play. Once there were resident jaywalking sloths here, but they were relocated to the zoo in an effort to protect them from electrocution and increasing traffic hazards in the city center.