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“Am I in the Parque Natural do Vale do Guadiana”

Parque Natural do Vale do Guadiana
Ranked #3 of 31 things to do in Mertola
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Reviewed July 31, 2013

In the spring lots of fields with pretty flowers in the summer dried out fields in the winter a lot of greenery, I wasn't even sure I was in the area until I looked at a map

1  Thank gwenllian49
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Reviewed May 29, 2013

My wife and I stumbled across this beautiful old town and castle while on a day trip. The castle originated in roman times and was eventually developed by the Moors before returning to Portuguese rule. What is amasing is that you can stand on top of the castle and immediately understand why it was built there. It defends the strategic river access at the top of this tidal point. No-where else in the world would you be able to roam freely (at no cost) over such a historic monument. and the castle is well preserved also when you consider how long it has been standing. The old town remains undisturbed by most of the modern world and you can relax at a pace suitable to the heat of the day.

9  Thank Mark A
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Reviewed May 28, 2013

Attractive upper moorland with terrain varying as it went down to the Guadiana. Which is the border with Spain in that part. Few little villages, some offering food and drink.
Interesting wildlife.

2  Thank FandRD
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