Day Eleven Pt. 2 - San Cristobal de Las Casas

San Cristobal de Las Casas Travel Blog

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Bell at San Cristobal Cathedral

Leaving the ruins of Tenam Puente we retraced our path back to San Cristobal.  We had about 45 minutes to stall shop and do the whole tourist thing.

Fortunately, I wasn't really tempted by any of the things I saw for sale.  I suppose it's a "been there, done that" type of thing.  But I did indulge in some fresh Churros which I shared with my friends.  They are SO much better here than what you get in the US.

Aside from that I spent my time between three different cathedrals taking pictures.  The colors and style were varied and unique, but had it been a sunny day I'm sure everything would have been that much more impressive.

I'm sure you could spend an entire day meandering the streets of San Cristobal, but I had seen enough in the 45 minutes we had.   And besides, it was time to get back to Tuxtla.  We reboarded our bus and headed back.  It was great to get out for a day and see some different areas, but I was ready to get back as well.  Next time I really don't want to start so early - 7am is a ridiculous time to be awake!

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Bell at San Cristobal Cathedral
Bell at San Cristobal Cathedral
San Cristobal Cathedral
San Cristobal Cathedral
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Exterior of third cathedral in Sa…
Door at smaller Cathedral in San C…
Door at smaller Cathedral in San …
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Interior nave of smaller Cathedra…
Interior of third cathedral in San…
Interior of third cathedral in Sa…
San Cristobal Cathedral.
San Cristobal Cathedral.
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Statue of Christ looking over som…
Interior of San Cristobal Cathedra…
Interior of San Cristobal Cathedr…
Bandstand in San Cristobal town sq…
Bandstand in San Cristobal town s…