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Beautiful fort

Well preserved, interesting example of military-civillian-religious blend... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2017
Luis S
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Tourist tatt

Bustling with Spanish and Portuguese tourists. Most shops sell bed linen and towels. Restaurants... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2016
qualityspy1
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28 Aug 2017
“Beautiful fort”
15 Aug 2016
“Tourist tatt”
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Fortaleza de Valenca 4930, Viana do Castelo, Portugal
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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Well preserved, interesting example of military-civillian-religious blend architecture. Unfortunately, does tend to be crowded by tourists during working hours, but is well worth a visit.

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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Bustling with Spanish and Portuguese tourists. Most shops sell bed linen and towels. Restaurants and cafes variable prices. Beware the cafe by the museum do bombieros. The waiters will rip you off and claim the menu prices only apply if you eat inside. Avoid this...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2015

inside the "Praca-forte" you will find fantastic places to enjoy a great meal as well as beautiful churches and stores that sell local "artezanato"

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Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is an old fortified town, which was the original Valenca, built in 9th century. Whilst it has been well maintained that maintenance has been at a cost, it is full of tourist souvenir shops each in turn full of the same "tourist tat". It...More

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