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Well worth a visit

We came across Muro de Azulejos by accident as we were walking and were taken in by the stories the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
alanwillett
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Derby, United Kingdom
Great mural!

This is a great “azulejos” hand painted mural. The history of is people, and the city. Well located... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Y9855OJjorger
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Rua Central 12 | Junto ao Pavilhão Municipal de Terras de Bouro, Povoa de Varzim 4495-019, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came across Muro de Azulejos by accident as we were walking and were taken in by the stories the pictures told. We felt compelled to view every picture and marvelled at it's presentation. Well worth a visit.

Thank alanwillett
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a great “azulejos” hand painted mural. The history of is people, and the city. Well located near Casino and the marine Port . For more informations abou this beautiful city, go to the tourism Office, on the other side of the street.

Thank Y9855OJjorger
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Worth a view if you are in the area otherwise may not be worth going out of your way . Depicts the history of Povoa De Varzim in ceramic tiles. The wall is opposite the casino.

Thank grahame L
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Head to Povoa do Varzim and the casino. It’s just opposite on the breakwater wall. Worth a visit if you are in the area

Thank Becca165
Reviewed December 9, 2017

This ceramic tile wall is one of the few things that are worth to visit after the modern changes on what use to be a beautiful city like póvoa de Varzim. The city now still has some nice old squares also old houses many with...More

Thank Carlos B
Reviewed October 15, 2017

...never hurts. A simple yet stunning demonstration of the cities history. A must see what takes no longer than 20min but will tell you a lot.

Thank iceblade
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Shipbuilders, seafarers, fisherman, politician, the shore line to the Atlantic Ocean. Picture says more than a thousand words. And these pictures are on a wall. Beside the wall you can also take a stroll along the beach. Enjoyable!

Thank WaegemakersChin
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous extensive tiles showing history of Povoa de Vazim. Sad faces of women waiting for fishermen to return, feasts, fishing boats. In very good condition. a must see. Located on waterfront.

Thank lily5555
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

These tiles are very much worth seeing. The Portuguese are proud of their relationship with the ocean and fishing tradition and this is so very much representative of that history and pride.

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Caught sight of these whilst walking into Povoa on my Camino. Checked them out on my return home and this reveals an amazing and unique local culture in Povoa. The siglas/signage alongside the amazing depictions have runic and local family significance. Povoas unique cultural history...More

Thank stevo96
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