Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Asunción

The Our Lady of the Assumption Co-Cathedral also called Baracoa Cathedral is a religious building affiliated with the Catholic Church which is located in the town of on the island and Caribbean nation of .The present church has its origins in the church built in 1807 during the Spanish colonization of Cuba, was partially damaged in 1833 and was renovated almost entirely in 1886.

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La Cruz de la Parra, or The Sacred Cross of Parra, as it is referred to in English, is a wooden cross which was erected by Christopher Columbus in Cuba after he had landed there during his First Voyage in 1492. is situated 1½ km northwest of Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Asunción.

El Yunque is a 575-metre-high mountain located 7 km west of and the Baracoa Bay in 's Guantanamo Province. is situated 8 km west of Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Asunción. Photo: Bass-Mann, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Catedral de Nuestra Señora de Asunción

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