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A very fine cathedral, well preserved.

The tour started with a visit to an ancient adjacent building, which was once a college. It has... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2019
SimonDabbs
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Melksham, United Kingdom
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Dont miss this when you visit Bohol. Its design will bring you back to Spanish era. Old and... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
planeswalker360
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Batangas City, Philippines
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Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

The Cathedral of St Joseph the Worker has always been one of the beautiful churches in the country. The renovations done on the church are outstanding. The gold motiff on the altar is just right; it doesn’t make it look dark and eerie. There is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 12 January 2019

The tour started with a visit to an ancient adjacent building, which was once a college. It has some interesting artefacts. The cathedral is very impressive and beautifully maintained and restored.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SimonDabbs
Reviewed 8 November 2018

The restoration was done well. The paintings show local faces and the carvings on the door were masterfully executed.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank coratoralba
Reviewed 17 July 2018

amazing artistry inside the church....architectural designs, and well preserved.. despite of the earthquake in Bohol, the church remains so strong, so with the faith in God of the people in People...

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I've been here during the night, just one ride from the hotel where I checked in for only PhP10 fare. There are a lot of candle vendors outside so you won't have to worry of bringing one when going there. It is one of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

In my opinion this should be the first thing to do in tagbilaran city. Although being refurbished lately, the wonderful architecture is still there..

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Dont miss this when you visit Bohol. Its design will bring you back to Spanish era. Old and beautiful architecture.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Another church in the city which is beautiful and soothing to visit. They are well maintained and are frequented by the locals.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank futbolmania999
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Lovely experience. This beautiful Cathedral is well worth a visit. Very calming & serene and the decoration is outstanding.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

When I'm in a problem/ or when I'm blessed with the day to day work all I have to do is to visit this place to talk with God.

Date of experience: June 2017
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