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Sao Sebastiao Cathedral

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Address: Praca D. Eduardo, s/n, Ilheus, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Stunning in Yellow

Just been renovated from outside and looks glourious. Just outside the Bar Vesuvius and you will not wonder anymore why Jorge Amado chose that spot at the bar...

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Melbourne, Australia
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91 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just been renovated from outside and looks glourious. Just outside the Bar Vesuvius and you will not wonder anymore why Jorge Amado chose that spot at the bar...

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Sao Paulo, SP
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately it was closed but it's very beautiful outdoors so I imagine indoors! I really recommend to go there but on holidays isn't possible to see it :(

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

You will enjoy a magnificent architecture at this church. In the inside there are many detailed statues from catholic saints.

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Ilheus, BA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The surrounding area is dirty, especially the steps area, and the square has almost no seating. It lacks that atmosphere that makes you want to stay and savour the area. Popped in and I was done in 10 minutes.

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Bronx, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

The banner at the door says that they are encouraging people to attend mass for GRACE! Very large interior, and well lit in white.

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São Paulo, Brasil
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

It is a church like any other. Nothing special, nothing diferent. I could have skeeped that place.

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Kolding, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

Worth seeing if your in Ilheus. Situated in the north part of Ilheus apart from what the map says.

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