Praça da República
Torre de Menagem
The square-shaped, crenellated tower behind the cafes is the walled-up Torre de Menagem , which is all that survives of a fortified...
Fonte do Ídolo
Another Roman ruin recently opened to the public, this spring is set underneath a mod lobby. An essential community water source, it was...
This youthful arts space hosts exhibitions, concerts, film screenings and other cultural fare. There’s also a shop selling fair-trade...
Livraria Centésima Página
Tucked inside Centésima Página, an absolutely splendid bookshop with foreign-language titles, this charming cafe serves a rotating...
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The cafes and restaurants on this broad plaza are a pleasant place to start or finish your day. An especially mellow atmosphere descends in the evening, when coloured lights spring up and people of all ages congregate to enjoy the night air.
The square-shaped, crenulated tower behind the cafes is the walled-up Torre de Menagem , which is all that survives of a fortified medieval palace.