Currently, the Philippines has four churches inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage list under Baroque Churches of the Philippines. And eight more are in the tentative list. And what is this tentative list? For a site or place to become a UNESCO World Heritage site, the country needs to nominate these places first and once …
I’ve always been fascinated with the all-steel structure of the San Sebastian Minor Basilica in Quiapo, Manila and when the opportunity came to document it inside and out, I grabbed it.
A free downloadable and printable PDF guide is now available for those who would want to do the traditional visita iglesia in Manila! This freebie features the remaining eight still existing Spanish colonial era churches in the historic city, either wholly built or with it’s façade intact.