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Address: San Fernando La Union, Luzon, Philippines
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Cathedral of San Fernando

This is the place to go to a mass if you are in San Fernando. The church is big enough to house a large number of guests. It is right in front of the plaza and there are parking... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 April 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

This is a Beautiful Old Cathedral located in the Centre of San Fernando. It should not be missed if you are in San Fernando City, La Union.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

This is the place to go to a mass if you are in San Fernando. The church is big enough to house a large number of guests. It is right in front of the plaza and there are parking spaces around it. They have masses here in English, Filipino and Ilocano, so check in advance before going. =) The church... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

Next stop was Cathedral of St. William the Hermit in San Fernando La Union. And we actually stayed for the 5pm English Mass. It is one of those old churches which underwent a repainting job. Nevertheless, it was well-maintained and you can definitely feel the ancestral church ambience. I was very happy and really got to have a good quality... More 

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San Fernando La Union, Philippines
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

I was here for a christening, the church is nice and plain, no over the top like a lot of churches can be, hopefully meaning the money is spent on the people and not the building. Nice service and seems to be a popular church. Easy location to get to, being in the city plaza

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2011

i always go here every sunday to attend mass and i am a religious person. i love the speech in 3 languages.

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