About the neighbourhood
Good location for either visiting the Historical city of Braga with the Se Cathedral, trendy shops, cafes and restaurants. Close to the train station with trains direct to Porto riverside to sample the Port wine along the River Douro.
In the other direction, head towards the Peneda Geres National Park for scenery, walking, horse riding, caving, paint ball, tree top walking, natural waterfalls or the Canicada lake for water sports, boat hire, pedalos and various water sport activities with a natural beach for sunbathing and taking a picnic
There are 3 good restaurants all within walking distance of the villa.
A van selling fresh bread and cakes arrives every morning around 8am, there are also weekly deliveries of fresh fish, fresh produce and frozen goods, you will hear their horn beeping when they arrive.
There is a mini supermarket in the village (close to the Bem Cozinhado restaurant) and one at the bottom of hill near Casa Lumi (opening times are on the door). A larger supermarket Intermarche is in the town of Terras de Bouro (5 kms away).