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Out for a walk

We were out walking a stumbled upon the statue of San Vincente lovely statue a little bit of... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
suewY9246OP
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Spotted while out walking

Found a statue of San Vicente de Albufeira while out walking, I had passed it at night but never... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

We were out walking a stumbled upon the statue of San Vincente lovely statue a little bit of history in such a tourist town and the little garden around it woukd like to k ow what the building next to it used to be as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Visited with the family. It was ok though but not that special as we thought off. Won't recommend to anyone

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

We took a nice walk to both churches and wanted to see the statue as our friend went there 30 years previous and wanted to visit again. Also beside it is a public WC very clean

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

Very nice statue of San Vicente de Albufeira, a man who was martyred for taking Christianity to Japan. Situated on a small square with benches a nice place to chill and reflect on the history of what was once a small fishing village and has...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

San Vincente De Albufeira Statue is an absolutely beautiful statue of St Vincente Of Albufeira that makes for some great photographic opportunities. St Vincente was a Jesuit missionary who travelled to Japan in the 16th century to try to convert the population to Christianity,he was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Found a statue of San Vicente de Albufeira while out walking, I had passed it at night but never noticed it with the crowds but on a quiet afternoon stroll I found it. He led an interesting life and went to Japan to spread Christianity...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

It's so easy to get wrapped up in lounging poolside or heading to the beach without having a proper look around at the fascinating history of places like Albufeira. Glad we got to see it.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Bernadette K
Reviewed July 20, 2017

A nice statue that is used as a landmark for tour pick ups and drop offs. The Hop On Hop Off bus stops here as well as city buses.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank DCSVPE
Reviewed May 28, 2017

A nice statue ina small square on a street corner. Is used as a reference and landmark by local agencies as there is a bus stop and taxi rank adjacent. Bus stop is served by local GIRO buses red route 1 and red route 2,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

This is an interesting statue of St Vincent of Albufeira who was a Jesuit missionary who travelled to Japan in the 16 century. He tried to convert to population to Christianity but was imprisoned and eventually martyred. The statues looks superb and the history attached...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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