Fridge Magnet with a picture of Iglesia y Convento de San-Francisco de Asis
Located in the famous Plaza Mayor, an old center of Trinidad, this tower has a mighty presence. As shown in the magnet, the tower stands amidst other small buildings and houses and is visited with immense interest by tourists who love listening to the stories behind its existence. Likewise, you will love seeing this tower in miniature form on your fridge. A souvenir with the picture of a famous monument like the Iglesia y Convento de San-Francisco de Asis, is a good memorabilia of one's trip to Cuba. With a shiny acrylic finishing, the magnet has a very glamorous look which makes it hard to leave the souvenir behind.
Standing tall in vivid shades of yellow and green, the bell tower of Iglesia y Convento de San-Francisco de Asis holds an important place in the hearts of the Cubans. The stories reveal that this tower was made with the purpose of fighting off bandits who raided the town and disturbed the inhabitants in the time of the Cuban Revolution. It was built during the 18th century and houses a small museum today to entertain the tourists who visit it.
This tower is one of the most visited sites in all of Trinidad. Just the colors and structure of the monument make it pleasing to the eye. Together with the hillside on the outskirts of the town, the tower makes for a beautiful presence and is an asset for the island.
Attractions in Trinidad
Trinidad is one of those towns in Cuba that has been rated as a World Heritage Site. It houses plenty of small museums and art galleries that can easily occupy your days spent here. Make sure to take out time before coming to this small, closely knit and beautiful settlement that has every attraction within walking distance!