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Praca da Republica, Braga 4710-305, Portugal
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All reviews large fountain the main square great square pretty square town square watching the world pedestrian area old city bom jesus mcdonalds stroll cafes plaza tourists cathedral da portugal
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful square with some interesting buildings surrounding it. Since it’s wide open, you can easily see each part of old town as most of the streets lead here

Thank Mario B
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

A nice entryway from the square as a drop off location. You can use McDonalds as a pit stop. The fountain is a fun distraction. No need to linger if you want food or drinks.there are many choices as you approach the church just a...More

Thank PtownCraig
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Praça da República is the main square of the city and houses some historical buildings and a pretty fountain. 2 emblematic restaurants overlook the fountain - read my review of Astoria. It's a nice location if you're into people-watching but if you're looking for places...More

Thank Chiew_Pang
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Some of the water games are always closed and having a McDonald's right at the center of the avenue it's kind of a let down for such an historical city

Thank TitoT416
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The fountain is very pretty and provides a welcome cooling feeling if you sit by it on a hot day as we did!

Thank hungrybadger
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

From here you can see already some of the monuments and churches from de city, very frequented zone, by the tourists and local people, and if you enjoy taking some photos go there, you have got a while...

Thank Nuno Paulo G
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Praca da Republica is very central area. From here you can reach shops, grocery stores, gelato and more. The fountain is nice and many families seem to use this as an area to gather. When we were there, there was small festival going on...More

Thank glassymom
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Pretty large square for a small town. Very pleasant to stroll around, with restaurants nearby, outside seating, large fountain, and of course ice cream.

Thank sotms
Reviewed 10 July 2018

One of the best places to stop by. It some of the oldest cafés of the city, I do recommend to have a pause over there and enjoy the city center with a view to some of the oldest buildings of the city.

1  Thank Catarina R
Reviewed 6 June 2018

This is a lovely place to stop and rest when exploring the old city in Braga. Lovely fountains and views of the hills.

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