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Rua da Se

Rua da Se, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira, Portugal
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Historic Walking Areas
Traveler Description: Rua da Sé. In english means Cathedral Street. In fact in the middle of the street, on the left side, climbing to Alto das Covas, lays the Cathedral... more »
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Angra do Heroismo, Portugal
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

A lovely formal garden but couldn't help wishing it was much bigger. Entry is free all year round and is a lovely place to sit and relax for a while. The pidgeons can be a nuisance as they "expect" food so don't be alarmed if they land close to you. During my visit in November, I almost had a Robin... More

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Amsterdam
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

It good, the houses, very similar, it is a beautifull city. I enjoy the coffes . And go to The museum. Monte Brsil is very nice, and you have a nice over the city.

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

Super cute area in Angra. Cobblestone streets are dotted with great little cafes and restaurants. There's some pretty unique shopping there, but be prepared to pay a pretty penny.

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N. Ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012 via mobile

We strongly recommend Manuel Gomes whom our Agent had arranged to take us from the airport to our hotel. Next day he took us on a half day trip round the island. Speaks fluent English and is very pleasant company. Later he took us to see a Corrida in a local village and ensured we got a good safe view... More

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
22 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

½ day city walking tour of Angra do Heroismo, seat of the Diocese, and UNESCO site. Angra and the majority of the island was devasted by an earthquake in 1980. Rebuilding of the Angra brought with it new materials, specifically wood to rebuild the roofs. It is this untreated wood that today is causing mass problems with termites in the... More

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Beautifull and burgeois! You could feel that Angra wanted to be much more then it got to be! The houses all painted beutifully, nice arquitecture, the main church and the movement makes these city with a cosmopolitan look!

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Tucson, Arizona
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141 reviews 141 reviews
39 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2011

Great street to walk to see things and shops to visit. Nothing more authentically Azorean than this. I bought boots and a purse at the leather shop, and some table coverings that were handmade at another shop...........just wonderful. Quaint and wonderful, NOTHING like this in American, and the buildings are stunning. Stop at Angra square (in warmer months) and have... More

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