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Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica - Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica is a cathedral located in the downtown of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Established by French colonists, the cathedral was constructed between 1863 and 1880. It has two bell towers, reaching a height of 58 meters (190 feet).
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saigon_Notre-Dame_Basilica

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