Catholic Shrines & Places of Interest in the Philippines
Officially known as the Republic of the Philippines, this predominantly Catholic country is home to approximately 100 million people spread over 7,000 islands. Some 80% of the population is Catholic, which means that there are few places where you will not find a Catholic Shrine.
Here are a few of the major shrines in the Philippines:
Cebu, Philippines: Shrine of Saint Pedro Calungsod
El Salvador, Mindanao: Archdiocesan Shrine of Divine Mercy
Naga City: Our Lady of Penafrancia