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Tower of Santo Antonio de Cascais

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A rare treasure preserved like a matrioska

A 15 Century Tower preserved inside another tower with many secrets to unveil that were discovered... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2017
Edgar_P73
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Cascais, Portugal
Taste of history at this well preserved Tower and its free to enter

Hidden at the far end of the quay in Cascais is this well preserved fort. The entrance fee is free... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2015
rickyrico
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Broxbourne, United Kingdom
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Aug 14, 2018
“Tower on the seashore”
Sep 11, 2017
“A rare treasure preserved like a matrioska”
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Travessa de Santo Antonio | Fortress of Nossa Senhora Da Luz, Cascais 2750-066, Portugal
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

An old stone defensive tower placed right on the seashore.Interesting but not really out of common.You'll notice it if you take a walk to the marina.

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

A 15 Century Tower preserved inside another tower with many secrets to unveil that were discovered only some years ago by a very persistant researcher from Cascais. They even found the solution for a crime unsolved during centuries. It worth the visit and it's free.

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Reviewed April 22, 2017

Take your camera for some great photos. Get there early to avoid the long queues as well. You can also get lots of great pics elsewhere so you could afford to miss this one out.

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Reviewed August 16, 2015

Hidden at the far end of the quay in Cascais is this well preserved fort. The entrance fee is free and well worth a visit. It is well preserved with many interesting rooms with artefacts in displays dotted around , in one room is fascinating...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2015

We just came across this poorly advertised Fort at the end of the quay in Cascais. Its free and worth a visit not only to get out of the heat. It was in use by the Navy when an archaeologist got involved and this isn't...More

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