This crowded church is humongous but well worth the trip. To see the actual mantle of the Virgin is on display.
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Oh, what a blessed day! Just entering the cathedral you can feel the presence of good spirits. A place of miracles! A place to worship God for his wonderful creation. I spent almost the whole day there, visited every sacred place, church, garden... The little...More
Nice. The architecture of the old churches are nicer than the modern basilica built in the 80's. Take an uber. The outside neighborhood has become a little seedy, with homeless people with dogs, but if you stick to the main church and grounds you will...More
This place is a very nice approach to Catholicism. If you ever come here, you'll be amazed with the churches, the architecture and with all the people who come every day to pray.
Our Lady of Guadalupe is one of the most revered virgins in the Catholic faith and this is the second most visited place after St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City by the faithful. You don't have to be catholic to admire this beautiful church and...More
Be prepared to walk a lot if you want to see everything. Very nice sacred place. Only thing lacking are nice bathrooms. You have to pay to use ones that are underground and have no toilet seats...also have to pay for toilet paper.
Our guide attends mass at this church, which gave it a more intimate feel. We enjoyed learning the historical and current day relevance of this special place.
We have been there several times and each time I enjoy going there. There is the new Basilica and it is very beautiful. I had been there as a child before the new Basilica. This year we climbed to the Capilla at the top of...More