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Praia Da Rocha

Praia da Rocha, Portimao, Portugal
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

From the castle on one side to the secluded beach on the other you will have plenty to do in Praia da Rocha Great bars and restaurants, miles of beach, trips out for the more adventurous, got everthing

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Bolton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

The place is lovely although a little expensive. Take the time to travel outside of the tourist areas and you will be surprised at the difference

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Washington, Tyne and Wear
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

If you like culture then you will be disappointed as there is little to see. Lots of Italian restaurants but not a lot of local cuisine

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Wexford, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

We were there in august, Lots of families from portugal on holiday, As well as other countries, Felt really nice to walk around at night, place buzzing, NO MAGALUF DRUNKENESS,

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

The range of restaurants and bars is good. There is an all you can eat sushi restaurant which was excellent for the price and a fantastic irish bar with live music near the centre of the promenade. Drinks were cheap too and seemed to be very generous with the measures. However, we avoided the market at the end near where... More

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Portimao, Portugal
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Praia da Rocha is the longest sandy beach in the Algarve, with its extensive beach offers to tourists a wide range of associated services, a variety of bars and restaurants, diving schools and excellent conditions for surfing. Near has a beautiful marina with excelent conditions for all kinds of boats.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

nice beaches, good weather, friendly locals- apart from this there is not much going on here. it doesn't seem to have any identity ot authenticity. i know that sounds a bit pretentious but there are no portugese restaurants or bars here, just lots of irish bars, pizzarias and chinese. there are no features or sights to visit (unless you like... More

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Competa, Spain
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Praia de rocha is a really great place to visit either as a couple or family. The only thing I would say is anyone who has walking difficulties would probably find it difficult to get access to the beach.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

everything was great staff poll clean shops its the place to be would go back anytime loved it cant fault it at all

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Pembroke, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

A lovely location, good for nightlife and quiet life, beach was beautiful. Plenty of nice restaurants and all very reasonably priced

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