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7 must-see churches around the world

From towering domes to glistening glass windows, to haunting sculptures and magnificent artwork, churches are not only a place for sanctuary, but also historic landmarks with intricate architecture and deep histories.

  • 1. Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Chanthaburi: Bangkok, Thailand

    Known as the largest Catholic building in Thailand, the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception was built in 1906. Greeting visitors at its entrance is a majestic statue of the Virgin Mary, completely covered with gold, gemstones and enamels – a gift to the church from the Chanthaburi Christian gem dealers and goldsmiths community. Atop its towers, visitors can expect an impressive view of the town of Chanthaburi and its picturesque surroundings.