Armando Santiago stands outside the Hyatt Regency protesting the construction of apartments outside of the missions. Photo by Scott Ball.

San Antonio’s World Heritage Balancing Act

A who’s who in San Antonio’s successful campaign for World Heritage designation for the Alamo and  four Missions gathered at a Centro San Antonio luncheon Wednesday for a program exploring the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead, two months after winning the rare and coveted UNESCO recognition at the annual World Heritage Committee meeting in Bonn, Germany.