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St Augustine's Church

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Address: Paoay, Luzon, Philippines

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looks magnificent especially at night

Let's set aside the history behind this great building...the mere thought of standing in front of this very old church will transport you in time...I can't help but imagine the... read more

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Cavite City, Philippines
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Cavite City, Philippines
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61 reviews
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Let's set aside the history behind this great building...the mere thought of standing in front of this very old church will transport you in time...I can't help but imagine the things that happened here long ago. Isn't it enchanting? Try it at night and you will double the worth.

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Thank cham R
Manila, Philippines
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Must place to visit when in Laoag. This is a heritage site. This church was built for a long time and still it stood.

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Thank stingRAY_85
Manila, Philippines
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89 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not sure if they are in the process of restoring this or are just leaving it as is... The original roof is gone from either storms or erosion.

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Thank Ilo K
Manila, Philippines
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A huge stone church. Mesmerized with its simple yet sophisticated architecture. You will appreciate its Spanish embellishments. Such a lovely historic destination to visit.

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Thank anglcsn
Binangonan, Rizal, Philippines
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88 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we go to visit or tour a place, church visits have been always a part of it especially historical churches! I love this place, simply amazing!

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Thank Altheyie
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

the church is soooo turned back time....its so huge....its so maganda.....you will be amazed,,,and be confuse about the spanish era..and how they did possible built a huge huge stone church like paoay church...

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Thank Ren A
Quezon City, Philippines
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2017

We went there around 6pm and the place was very romantic. A lot of lights everywhere and some few tourists.

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Thank iAmmOjAri
Quezon City, Philippines
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Reviewed February 20, 2017

I love that it's very old. Baroque style. Before walking in, take plenty of photos already when there's not much or no people in front of it. It's majestic. Going inside is another story, the floor tile is nice. The altar is simple but beautiful. Pray first before taking photo. I exited on the side of the church. Upon exiting,... More 

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Canada
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Reviewed February 16, 2017 via mobile

Such an amazing and beautiful church. We were mesmerized by its view from afar! You can feel the solemn in the inside.

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Thank cahrule11
Muntinlupa, Philippines
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Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

One of the best thing to discover when travelling is the history and architecture of the region. This church serves the memory of what happened in the past and still remain to see the future.

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