Municipality of Guiuan
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Taken Nov. 5, 2015
11.03132724°N 125.7229461°E Taken Nov. 20, 2013
Immaculate Conception Church is regarded as the finest baroque church in Eastern Visayas. The construction began in 1630. From 1844 onwards, it had been renovated and enhanced a lot of times.
The church’s facade has three engaged columns, arches and carvings on the pediments. It has a beautiful hand carved altar with a retablo of saints and religious characters. Its main nave is two meters higher than the transept. The church is listed as a National Cultural Treasure. – wikipilipinas.org
On November 8, 2013, Super Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in Guiuan with winds of over 300km/hr devastated the church and much of the municipality, reconstruction efforts are now in-place.