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Clock Tower

Rua Bernardino de Sousa, Albufeira, Portugal
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Ranked #20 of 29 attractions in Albufeira
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Centurion, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

View amazing but nothing else. Can have the same view from many other places in Lisbon, remember to use your bus ticket here for entrance and do not pay additionally.

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Ambleside, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

located next to the architectural museum near the middle of the Old town it's surrounded by lovely beaches and restaurants along the beach front, well worth the visit when your in the area

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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137 reviews 137 reviews
20 attraction reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Standing proud above the old town of Albufeira is the clock tower (Torre do Relógio) a major landmark in Albufeira which was part of one of the original castle towers destroyed in the 1755 earthquake along with most of the town. The Islamic Albufeira (Al-Buhera originally) was a walled town with a castle on a rocky crag, this is near... More

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Newbury, Berkshire
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87 reviews 87 reviews
25 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

The Old Clock Tower still chimes today and it is lovely to hear. You can see it standing it its glory above all the other buildings in the Old Town and hear it from just about all over the town. If you have a second, go and check it out. It is lovely to look at too!

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Albufeira, Portugal
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Nice ambiance, fine old surroundings, gorgeous views and lots of tourists. Bring a cap, as the sun is pretty bright in Sept.

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Derry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

brillant piece of work was raging i couldnt get a picture of the boy,s around it due to the high volume of traffic steadily aound the roudabout where they are stood.

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middlesbrough
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

Traditional Portugese building just above the square and near to the entrance to the old castle in Albufeira

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