Cartago

Cartago

Interesting
Cartago
The Essential
Interesting
The erstwhile colonial capital, razed many times by the Irazú Volcano, is now the epicentre of Costa Rican Catholicism. The focal point of its religious fervour is the Basílica Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles and its miraculous Black Virgin Mary, La Negrita, patron saint of Costa Rica, visible during the pilgrimage on 2 August.