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Dawn over Cathedral of Santo Domingo of Cusco
Peru

A designated UNESCO heritage, the main cathedral of Santo Domingo dominating the northeastern side of the beautiful Plaza de Armas of Cusco   opens its door just after dawn to worshippers and tourists alike for a brief service. This is a more rewarding experience than visiting it at other times when it became just another tourist trap.

I was warned that it was best not to venture into the plaza at such an early time during the day but apart from a few intoxicated tourists and locals slumping on the benches around, I felt completely safe.

Copyright: Arroz Marisco
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14000x7000
Taken: 12/07/2012
Uploaded: 14/11/2012
Updated: 11/06/2014
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Tags: cathedral; santo domingo; plaza; cusco; peru
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