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Taiohae, French Polynesia
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I found this Cathedral more by chance than design (not done enough homework on the island obviously) but found it incredibly spiritual. The carvings are quite beautiful as is the altar. It is a great place to give thanks for a safe passage across the Pacific. When I was there
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We visited the Cathedral and found it to be a pleasant experience. Will offer you a quiet place to meditate or study the beautiful carvings .
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We stopped at Nuku Hiva during a cruise. One of the places we visited was the Cathedral. Though all that remains of the original 19th century church is a portion of a stone wall, the current structure from 1977 is still worth a visit. Inside are stone and wood carvings provided
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A peaceful respite from the heat and humidity. Beautiful woodwork at entrance to both church and church grounds. Inside church very open and clean. Locals discourage entering after rainstorm as it muddies the clean stone floors. Outside stone carvings and statue to Mary were
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I visited Nuku Hiva in the Marquesas islands of French Polynesia as part of my cruise holiday with Oceania Cruises in February 2019 together with my Uncle. For your information, it took 2 days of cruising at sea to get to Nuku Hiva from Bora Bora, no kidding! The Marquesas are
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