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Address: Laoag, Luzon, Philippines
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Very beautiful, historical old church. You can still feel the Spanish influence upon the city and it's people.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Spiritual Healing...this is what I felt when I am inside the cathedral.. One of the amazing place i ever been.. only in the Philippines.

Thank Llennette
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Very beautiful, historical old church. You can still feel the Spanish influence upon the city and it's people.

Thank Madame30
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

A place where you can stop and pray in Laoag, Ilocos Norte. It is located beside the bridge and near the municipal hall.

1 Thank babymaica
Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

another nice attraction that you can see at the city proper. free of charge. well preserved church and clean.

1 Thank jammy j
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Looked good from the outside, but couldn't go in because there was work going on inside. However, we did meet up with somebody from the religious school next door and they were extremely helpful.

2 Thank Steve S
Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

a nice Philippines church caracteristic of their style. A big triangular church and the bell towel in the side.

1 Thank Georgia M
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I been to a few churches throughout Philippines and find them each unique and interesting but this goes have a certain appeal . The colors inside and the architecture of the ceiling are nice . Church is one block from sinking bell tower and two blocks from monopoly tabaco museum and Loag sign just walking distance

1 Thank Bigozzi
Staines, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

A clean white exterior that holds no fancy and makes no false promises. Right in the heart of the city the cathedral is quite beautiful in an understated way. Opposite the sinking bell tower and sadly in the middle of the main town car park, but it is a quiet oasis with a beautiful interior and youare made welcome regardless... More 

3 Thank SurreyGirl27
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Unlike some other Filipino Catholic Churches or Cathedrals, St William's has an understated exterior. The interior including the altar is large. Unlike some Churches on Panay Island, it did not quickly 'grab' me with its beauty but if I was a local resident I might be more imbued.

2 Thank Victorianlad
Muntinlupa, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This cathedral is located near the Sinking Bell Tower and behind Mc Donald's. It's not as huge as other cathedrals but it offers a bit of history. It is a nice place to offer a prayer before embarking on an Ilocandia tour.

2 Thank wandermomcc

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