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Hidden Gem

We sought out this place after reading TA reviews and we were not disappointed. A couple of... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
betterthanwork
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Nottingham, England
Historical Monastery

Santa Clara Monastery played an important role in securing funding for Columbus' plans to sail west... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
CFofLL
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Fredericton, Canada
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

We sought out this place after reading TA reviews and we were not disappointed. A couple of things to be aware of - the guide, lovely as he was, spoke in Spanish, so it was difficult to understand everything, despite my reasonable knowledge of the...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Santa Clara Monastery played an important role in securing funding for Columbus' plans to sail west to get to "India". The Abbess at the time happened to be the Aunt of King Ferdinand who Columbus lobbied to ask her nephew and his wife to fund...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

This is a fantastic museum - you can really feel the presence of Christopher Columbus and his time. Love the place!

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Reviewed 28 June 2015

Columbus is said to have spent the night of his return from his first expedition in1493 in prayer at this lovely convent, in fulfilment of the promise he made during the voyage. According to Francisco, the amazing guide, he had a strong connection with the...More

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