Cave in San Cristóbal

Reserva Antropológica Cuevas del Pomier

Visiting this reserve is like reading a history book written in stone. There are 57 limestone caves in the area 10km north of San Cristóbal, five of which (containing almost 600 paintings) are open to the public...

Museum in San Cristóbal

Castillo del Cerro

San Cristóbal's strangest sight, currently used as the National Penitentiary School, was built on Trujillo’s orders for himself and his family in 1947 (at a cost of US$3 million), but he reportedly hated the...

Museum in San Cristóbal

Museo Jamas El Olvido Será tu Recuerdo

In the home of local resident José Miguel Ventura Medina, known to some as ‘El Hippi,’ this museum has a name translating literally to ‘Forgetfulness will never be your remembrance’ or simply ‘You will never be...

Fast Food in San Cristóbal

Pasteleria Chichita

Pasteleria Chichita, one block east of Parque Colón, has been churning out San Cristobal's culinary claim to fame, pastel en hoja – literally ‘pastry in paper’ – for more than 50 years. The chicken and yucca...