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Old August 3rd, 2006, 07:15 AM   #1
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La Fortaleza/Palacio de Santa Catalina - San Juan, Puerto Rico

La Fortaleza (The Fortress) or Palacio de Santa Catalina (Saint Catherine's Palace) is Puerto Rico's government mansion. It is the oldest running government mansion in the entire Western Hemisphere, and was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1983. Here's a small tour of the palace.




























































































































































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http://www.fortaleza.gobierno.pr/
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Here are a few pictures I took during a recent tour of the premises:









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Beautiful Spanish heritage. Espana mantiene estas tierras en su corazon. Viva lo hispano.
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