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Our Lady of Penha

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Address: Penha Hill, Macau, China
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"Sunday Mass with family"

A good Sunday Mass with family in a foreign country is always a must for my family ..treasuring finding churches to strengthen our faith

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2016
GeroneDemiar
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Quezon City, Philippines
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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

The church itself isn't extremely interesting other than the fact that it is a working Catholic church in the middle of Asia that is a few hundred years old. And in all truth, the church was not built to be a tourist attraction. It is definitely interesting though and you can see Portuguese architecture and a great view overlooking Macau.... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

A good Sunday Mass with family in a foreign country is always a must for my family ..treasuring finding churches to strengthen our faith

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Tehran, Iran
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

It's not magnificent or spectacular,but a serene and humble holy place.it's above the Penha hill and not easily reached,but it has a good view and you can see the city wasfrom above.

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Macau, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

I have a lot of time to walk on, but inadvertently came to Bishop hill, with views of Macau Tower, peek into the beauty, is really beyond the pale in hunting, must come to no effort,I front path to Lilau came up, a look at where this is not yet the famous New York Flatiron Building,Had wanted to give a... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

Our Lady of Penha formerly call Penha Church. “Penha" in the context of Portugal is located in the seaside rocks. Why the church called Our Lady of because it was built in Macau Seibo Yangshan (Penha hilltop). The Building next to the church was the bishop's house, in fact, the Church has been called Bishop Hill Chapel. In April 11,... More 

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Thank zhaoting z
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

It is real a good place for travel in Macau. The church is built on a mountain and I walked a not short ramp to get destination. There are several people taking wedding pictures. It is a very quiet and good scenery place. You can overlook Macau from here and saw many buildings like Macau Tower and Hotel Lisboa. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

I have been to Our Lady of Penha for twice. The first time I went there was in the daytime. My friends and I walked along a road, alongside the road there are some flowers. Then we saw the church. We went into the church and sat on the bench. The sun sprinkled on the bench, on the status and... More 

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Thank jie l
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

Quiet church, invincible landscape .Lady of Penha is really really beautiful. hard walk up but a nice walk down. It is very hard to go if you walk there (It took me 15 minutes to walked up Lady of Penha from Barra Square), but it is worth! It is recommended you to take a taxi to go, otherwise it is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Prepare to get tired if you walk here. Very steep streets, but the getting there is a big prize. A wonderful view and the church is very beautiful too.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

This a Nice Church with the architecture and also combine with very nice garden. Mostly this church use as a pre wedding photo for a couple to be mary.

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