Revisit These Beautiful Churches in Old Manila

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Plaza Del Carmen, Quiapo, Manila
Other Name: San Sebastian Church

The Minor Basilica of San Sebastian is the magnificent oeuvre of Spanish architect Don Genaro Palacios. Made entirely with steel manufactured in Belgium, it is the only steel church in Asia and the only pre-fabricated steel church in the world. It was declared a National Cultural Treasure by the National Museum of the Philippines in 2011.

7. Parish of Our Lady of the Abandoned

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Andy Flores is a pathological penny pincher with impulse shopping and binge-eating tendencies. She’s constantly saving up for new adventures, so she dabbles in writing jobs here and there. Her not-so-secret dream is to be an extra in a big Bollywood movie.