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Guimaraes, Portugal
The UNESCO Heritage city of Guimaraes and its city center, should be on your Portugal's to do list. This granite wonder of north of the country is joyfully alive with locals, who simply catch some much needed winter sun warmth at their doorstep...
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R. Conde Dom Henrique 3, 4800 Guimarães, Portugal
The Palace of the Dukes of Bragança is a National Monument of the 15th century (classified in 1910), built by King Afonso; with architectural features of a fortified house and several cylindrical chimneys. Unfortunately it was abandoned for...
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R. Conde Dom Henrique, 4800 Guimarães, Portugal
The construction of the castle was ordered by the widow Countess Mumadona, in the 10th century. The castle was built in order to serve as a refuge for the population, who was suffering from constant attacks from the Moors and Normans. Several...
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R. Alfredo Guimarães 39, 4810-250 Guimarães, Portugal
José Saramago, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, has considered this museum as one of the most beautiful museums he knows. The museum is close to the Largo da Oliveira and offers exhibitions of jewellery (12th to 19th century), sculpture...
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Av. Conde de Margaride 175, 4810-535 Guimarães, Portugal
A modern building in the old market area, built for the European Capital of Culture in 2012. There are several rooms displaying temporary and permanent exhibitions. The permanent exhibition is a collection belonging to José de Guimarães, a...
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R. Conde Dom Henrique 3, 4800 Guimarães, Portugal
Guimaraes is called the cradle of Portugal. It is said that the first King of Portugal, Afonso Henriques was born in the city on 1109. The historical city is every important to the country and has been a UNESCO World HeritageSite since 2001. In...
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Av. Dom Afonso Henriques 701, 4810-431 Guimarães, Portugal
A Palace built in the middle of the 18th century and a Cultural Centre built in 2005. The palace houses temporary exhibitions while the Cultural Centre has two auditoriums for events, a Café Concerto and a restaurant. The palace is adorned by...
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Montanha da Penha, Guimarães, Norte, 4810 Guimarães, Portugal
At the top of the mountain (around 600 meters high), which can be reached by car, cable car, bus, bike or why not walking; you will find the Shrine of Our Lady of Penha which was inaugurated in 1947. What is also to be appreciated here is the...