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Old Town entrance near the sea

This was the second gate that we came across during a walk which we took that circled Faro Walls... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
thetravellingmanUk
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It's another entrance to the old city

It's another entrance to the old cit, No more no less, again, as the old centre is not that big, a... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2017
GuppeC
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Hulshout, Belgium
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30 Aug 2018
“Old Town entrance near the sea”
2 Jul 2017
“It's another entrance to the old city”
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Rua Comandante Francisco Manuel 41, Faro 8000-250, Portugal
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

This was the second gate that we came across during a walk which we took that circled Faro Walls. Portas do Mar is also known as 'Sea Gate' or 'New Gate' and is simply another entrance to the 'Old Town'. This one is located at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed July 2, 2017

It's another entrance to the old cit, No more no less, again, as the old centre is not that big, a quick visit can easily be integrated.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank GuppeC
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Another entrance leading into the old town, nothing much to see and not as interesting as other gates.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 12, 2017

Portas do Mar is an old entrance from the sea into the old town dating originally from the Moorish period. Next to it is where you can book boat trips through the various kiosks set up there.

Date of experience: April 2017
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