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Nice old church

Nice old christian church - I have no more to say about it. We've been there just for few minutes. Tower close to this church was also nice.

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2016
K8kate
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Prague, Czech Republic
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Nice old christian church - I have no more to say about it. We've been there just for few minutes. Tower close to this church was also nice.

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Thank K8kate
Cavite Province, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

This is the very first church you will see when you arrive at siquijor port. Its a very beautiful back drop design of the welcome sign of siquijor. It only means one thing that people here embrace their religion and that siquijor is a well protected place. Despite of the myths of supernatural, siquijor is a very beautiful place. This... More 

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Phuket
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

The structure itself is impressive and as it is less than 0.5km from the pier where you get off the boat an easy walk, it's worth seeing as a decent photo opportunity. However the lack of a plaque/information about the church (there is one in Latin) makes you feel it could be so much more if information was provided.

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Valenzuela, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

they have a very nice WELCOME TO SIQUIJOR sign in front. the church was also nice and very historical.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

This will be the warm opening feature of Siquijor island if you are docking in Siquijor port. It is around 5 minutes away from the seaport and this has been one of the most photographed spots in the island. At a glance the church emits a strong Colonial vibe, giving you a glimpse of the Colonial era was like. Amazingly,... More 

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Since the Bohol earthquake and devastating hurricanes have destroyed so many colonial churches, the remaining churches like St. Francis de Assisi take on even more historical importance. I spent a pleasant hour walking in and around the church, which is located close to the dock where the fast boats arrive and depart.

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Valenzuela, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Classic church but the inside has been repainted. Stands in a notably iconic style structure that churches in Siquijor come in. Churches in Lazi and Maria districts maintain a more old-world feel though a bit more dilapidated.

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Muntinlupa, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

It'll be the first and last tourist spot you see when you arrive and leave Siquijor since it's just in front of the Siquijor port.

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Davao City, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

This church is also a must see. It is located at the capital of the island, Siquijor. It's near also from the wharf. The church is big which is built up with stones. It reflects the culture and history of the island. Near the church situated the belfry. A nice place to take photos also. The place is calm and... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Fast passenger boats that hail from Dumaguete dock at the Siquijor wharf. A few meters from the wharf is the St Francis de Assisi Church. It is made of stone as what churches built by the Spaniards in the 1500s to 1600s are. Nearby is its belfry.

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