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Great restoration!

When I visited this place some five years ago, the whole structure was somewhat shaky, crumbling... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
CzarEmmanuel
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Manila, Philippines
Lovely stop off to appreciate the architecture

Beautiful building that marks the early days of the Spanish take over in the area. The area around... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
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Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

We went here around 2pm or so. The weather was hot so we didn't stay too long. But I appreciated the simple beauty of this place. The convent has this old school feels like the ones in Ilocos, there's always something to be said about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank steffieli
Reviewed 14 November 2018

When I visited this place some five years ago, the whole structure was somewhat shaky, crumbling and dilapidated. But when I returned to visit it a few days ago, wow, the whole place has been restored and looks almost like brand new! Thus, I was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Beautiful building that marks the early days of the Spanish take over in the area. The area around it is very beautiful and is a relaxing stop when travelling the island

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ginge1994
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This is a regal structure just across the church that will make you admire how it was restored. The artifacts are also awesome and will give you a glimpse of how it was before. Pictures by the window and the stairs are awesome.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank iGURUt
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Visited the convent a number of times over the last few years and it's gone through a recent refurbishment and looks wonderful.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Z3125BHmichaelf
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

If you love history or if you're interested in knowing more about Siquijor or religious stuff, then this is a place to be. Personally, it's not something I look forward visitng to. I'm not really fascinated with the place nor the story it has to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

You wont need longer then 20 mons Here. Definitely worth 30 piso to look inside. No photos are allowed in the museum area

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank W9912QQtomh
Reviewed 4 July 2018

As Catholics, the Lazi Church and Convent was a great stop for us. The place was very serene ad the interior of the church very beautiful. We lit candles in a devotional area just outside of the church. Truly a wonderful spiritual experience.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank anthonyalger
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

A classic and beautiful church and a convent across this is also a must see. Buy candle from the locals its small amount of money for them to feed their family and live a confortable life, after all we all need to pray and wish....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank larrybiboy
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Or so goes the blurb. Might be true because the convent is enormous - given that it was built centuries ago and there are no other structure in similar scale on the island. Always made me wonder why the Spanish friars built such a huge...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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