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Largo da Oliveira Square

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Address: Guimaraes, Portugal
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Beautifull place

Amazing point to know, look to the antique constructions, walk around and take snacks, drinks and pray in the churchs around it. By nigth there is a magic atmosfere and it is a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Fernando C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing point to know, look to the antique constructions, walk around and take snacks, drinks and pray in the churchs around it. By nigth there is a magic atmosfere and it is a oportunity to see the Guimarães brithe.

Thank Fernando C
Southern CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 334 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Probably the most picturesque part of the historic area, though the side street have many great shots too. HOOL a very good restaurant is on this same square in the Hotel d'Oliveiera.

Thank No B
São Paulo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

We were there at the lunch time, and the Largo was full of tables and people around. It's very nice place.

Thank RosaTiritilli
Nova Gorica, Slovenia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

A nice place to stop and rest a bit after discovering the town. A lot of places to eat or just have a drink.

Thank barbara_uNovaGorica
Voorhees, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed eating lunch and having a drink on the square. We had an opportunity to speak to a lovely couple from northern Spain who gave us some suggestions on what to see and do. It was a relaxing hour or so before we checked out more sights.

Thank JMommaNJ
Edmonds, WA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 300 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The cobblestone square, with a Medieval Church and buildings of the period, also offers at least a half a dozen outdoor restaurants were you could get tapas, full meals, or just a drink. It’s a great opportunity to slow down, enjoy those you are with, sit back and people watch.

Thank DP49
Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

A nice square to walk around with little shops to visit, followed by a nice coffee and cake or a refreshing glass of vino verde!

Thank Z3436XRmariam
Rocky River, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Following a tour of the castle many of the women in our group wanted to shop. A number of us decided to have a local beer and watch the world go by. On a sunny day this is a great place to sit and watch the tourists. Stone streets can lead to stumbles. No pan handlers to worry about. Shops... More 

Thank John J
Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Beautiful architecture! A lot of restaurants and cafes. Plenty of locals and tourists. Great food and wine. Good service. Worth to visit!

Thank KamenSpassov
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We visited this square as part of the tour of the historic centre of Guimaraes. We went early afternoon and after the main tourist season so as you can imagine it wasn't heaving with people although it did have a few places to eat and drink but was fairly quiet understandable for that time of the day and year. Nothing... More 

Thank traveller1964

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