This is a cool place to visit. The architecture is wonderful and there are a lot of interesting spots to visit there.
About Convento de las Capuchinas
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My friends and I thoroughly enjoyed walking around these ruins. What made the experience was using the tour guide we met in the very first room. At first we were not interested in a tour guide, but he was very friendly and offered some initial...More
This is a nice place to get away and explore something that is rife with history. All sorts of fun nooks and crannies to explore.
I really enjoyed these ruins. They have been rehabilitated with a joint partnership with the government of Taiwan. These ruins have recreations of rooms (you can see how the nuns lived), nice grounds and a museum with original artwork and religious pieces from the original...More
The best thing we did was pay for a guided tour. I was $20 and worth so much more. He told us all kinds of secrets that we could have never learned on our own. Man could he sing too.
We had become used to having Antigua's sights pretty much to ourselves during our April and May visits. Unfortunately our visit to Convento Capuchinas coincided with its use for an art class in the main courtyard (many of the students now feature in my holiday...More
We stopped by on our foot tour from the cross down to the city center. Some friends did not want to pay the nominal entry fee. They were disappointed, this is a cool ruin and well worth the stop.
We enjoyed visiting Las Capuchinas and would definitely recommend it. As with most buildings/churches/ruins we saw in Antigua it is a much bigger site than it appears to be from the outside. The interior courtyard is serene and beautiful. Of special interest was being able...More