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Praca Marques de Pombal, Vila Real de Santo Antonio 8900-231, Portugal
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All reviews cafes and restaurants nice square people watch spanish town meeting place pretty square picturesque town santo antonio real st orange trees cobble stones open air enjoy the experience the main road train ride the river lovely place
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Pretty plaza in the centre of this picturesque town, surrounded by shops and restaurants, quite touristy, but nice to wander for a couple of hours.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lynzinthesun
Reviewed 3 July 2018

No visit to this charming little town would be complete without taking in this main landmark. Sit and people watch over a glass of something cold, and rest you legs after some exhausting sight-seeing. There's plenty of choice with many bars and restaurants!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank AandASouthampton
Reviewed 20 May 2018

caught the ferry from vila real for the day. visited this nice square before the return trip. plenty of benches and places to have a drink. ayamonte is nice for a day trip.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kenny10564
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely little square surrounded by older buildings and small shops, restaurants and cafés. Lots of clean benches to sit down and relax, and plenty of places to park bicycles.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank vlanderson1
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This town square is a bit bigger than many in a town this size. It is home to a nice church, several cafes, and the start of a ten block area full of linen and cotton shops.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Wayne-Librarian
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Lovely place. Lots of lovely little shops. From souvenirs to shoes to linen to kitchen tools to bath towels children wear, ma4ket stalls , small funfairs, pastries shops, coffee shops, small eateries. Lovely square where all the locals meet up and kids play. Lovely nativity...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Lovcen13
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Very lovely town, well preserved and maintained/restaurated. Its is an pleasure to walk around and enjoy the pedestrian streets, the river pier, the open air markets and the coffee terraces.

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank DanielG1004
Reviewed 23 September 2017

The hub of Vila Real de Santo Antonio. A delightful square containing the Camara (Council offices) plus many other important buildings/shops (church, chemist, newsagents, etc). Plenty of cafes and restaurants to slake your thirst and/or hunger as you watch the world go by, and the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Anyportman
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This is in the centre of Vila Real and is a focal point. Lined along one side by restaurants. Exit in one direction and you walk along the main pedestrian street where you find more cafes and shops. Exit the opposite end and you come...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank durhamd
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Dropped in to just take a nice stroll along the marina and found a lot more.. Very pleasant just walking through the pedestrian centre.. Lots of markets, shops and cafes to watch the world go by.. Worth a visit..

Date of experience: September 2017
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