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Praia de Sao Torpes

M1109, Sines, Portugal
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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Sines
Type: Outdoors
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

One of the amazing beaches at the famous «Costa Vicentina» in Portugal. The temperatue of the water is amazing,

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Porto, Portugal
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The beach itself is not very nice. Not very well cleaned, scenic view is a thermoelectric plant... But the water has a nice temperature; especially in high tide you can feel some waves of lukewarm water coming from the plant cooling circuit.

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Cascais, Portugal
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7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

It's a regular beach but with hot water from the electrical power plant near the beach. Don't worry it isn't a nuclear power plant :-)

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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298 attraction reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This beach in Sines is as good as any in Portugal. It has white sands and nice water. You cannot miss this if you go to Sines.

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Vila Nova de Milfontes, Portugal
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

And go to the south of the beach play among the rock pools, lie on the sands and enjoy the sea. This is a long beach, easily accessible, plenty of parking and toilets. it is well serviced - but not overrun, by a variety of restaurants and cafes. There are areas to swim and to surf - when conditions allow... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I go to this beach since I was born and although it's not a bit crowded during the summer, it's a top choice if I want to swim. The water is very hot and sometimes it's like you're in a jacuzzi ;) The beach is clean and has a great restaurant.

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