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Rio de Onor is a must if you visit the North East of Portugal

Very small village just on top of the frontier with Spain. Actually the village is divided in row... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2018
ZePaulo
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Lisbon, Portugal
Mountain idylle

This little hamlet in the Montesino reserve should never be discovered by mass tourism, so I should... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Peter L
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Roosendaal, The Netherlands
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Oct 1, 2018
“Rio de Onor is a must if you visit the North East of Portugal”
Jul 10, 2018
“Mountain idylle”
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

Very small village just on top of the frontier with Spain. Actually the village is divided in row parts each on one side of the border. The Portuguese part is nicer for a walk around the old traditional houses and along the smal river.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ZePaulo
Reviewed July 10, 2018

This little hamlet in the Montesino reserve should never be discovered by mass tourism, so I should not advertise it! I hope it will maintain its simple unaccomplished life. One half of the village is Portugese, the other half is n Spain. Crossing the border...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Peter L
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Very small village with proud people. Sitting in teh margins of the river and having a cup of coffee in this silent village is an amazing experience. Try by yourself!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 7, 2018

The village itself and the whole eria are very beuatiful, very worm people that enjoy having guests.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

A very typical village. Still rulled by the communiry laws between Portugal and Spain. So much to learn with the ancients and the traditions!

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Catarina R
Reviewed November 25, 2017

That was trip with many student, I expect sth more, okey In one part village people speak spanish because is spanish part on another portuguese. Villlage nice, beauty but still nothing special.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 8, 2016

This is a beautiful little village, right on the frontier with Spain and just a half-hour's drive from Braganca. If 'rustic' is your thing, it has everything: a babbling brook, trees and songbirds aplenty, a large communal veggie gardens alive with workers wielding traditional tools...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank JElliot32
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