This cathedral is one of the most unique churches I've ever seen. It's also known as the ‘burnt church’.? ? It has been destroyed three times, in 1531 & 1755 by earthquakes, then once more in 1959, when a huge fire tore through the building destroying it. ? ? They left the marble columns and interior cracked and blistered, unpainted & unrepaired from the blaze. All that was renovated was the new ceiling which is a rich pink. ? ?