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Address: Rua da Se, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira 9700-191, Portugal

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Stunning!

What beautifully maintained gardens. This place was absolutely breathtaking and serene. After milling around in the gardens, we walked up the steps (lots of steps) to the top of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Kel7298
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Bryan, Texas
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Hampton Bays, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great access to restaurants on the water and easy views of the water. not much shopping but very clean and a lot of historical churches and cathedrals to see.

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Bryan, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What beautifully maintained gardens. This place was absolutely breathtaking and serene. After milling around in the gardens, we walked up the steps (lots of steps) to the top of the monument. The views were spectacular!

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Springfield, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

This is a great place to stop and relax while visiting the city. The gardens are very well maintained and are gorgeous. It's a local spot that you'll see young and old alike enjoying the serenity.

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Belchertown, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

This is a great garden in the middle of the city. A lot of different plant from all over the world. Very nicely maintained grounds. Nice place to spend couple of hours strolling around or just relaxing. There is a monument/obelisk at the top of the garden and very good vegetarian restaurant/cafe right in the gardens. It is also next... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Being the main drag of the city, walking the length is imperative! The town appears to be new to tourism, so don't expect many junk shops, crafty places, or T-shirt sales. I didn't even see an art gallery. It's a real working town! Cafes abound and I found at least 5 different brands of coffee being sold in town (yeah,... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

Narrow cobblestone street with shops on both sides. Pleasant walk but be advised it is uneven because of the cobblestone and on a hill so if you have mobility issues drive down the street to take in the history.

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glenwood, nj
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016

Some of the cute shops and cafes located on this main street. We walked the entire length. Very pretty

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Walk the main street of Angra, take in the atmosphere, the history of this special place. Visit the shopkeepers and let them tell you of their specialty. We talked to a tailor the owner of a feed and farm store, the merchants of wine and food. Stop in any cafe for a coffee or beer. Relax it is safe and... More 

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3 Thank exracer16
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

This street is the main street in Angra, and it is a perfect display of why Angra is UNESCO World Heritage. The architecture, the cobble streets, everything shows how a town can be current without losing its ancient charm and feel. Laid back, beautiful, and buzzing with activity, especially during the local festivities "Sanjoaninas", Rua da Sé is unavoidable and... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Nicely well kept garden, you get to see some native flora and some exotic species. A nice place to visit at Angra do Heroismo.

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