FISHERMEN´S DISTRICT

Póvoa de Varzim
Description

Entering on 31 de Janeiro Street («Bairro Sul») and glancing into the inner alleys of the Assunção or Lapa, one can appreciate the fishing community that, since the 18th century, here it has been concentrating, closer to the sea, more united in the defense of its interests and reinforced in its cultural identity. The need for access to the sea led to the creation of several passageways and to the greatest possible comfort of the dwellings in the vicinity of the ocean. This resulted in narrow, small houses with long backyards, which made it possible to store the long marine instruments.



Location: Póvoa de Varzim
GRAÇA APARTMENT

GRAÇA APARTMENT

RNAL: 89957/ALGraça Apartment is located very close to Póvoa de Varzim beach.The apartment has 2...
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"MURALHA" APARTMENT

"MURALHA" APARTMENT

RNAL: 80813/ALIdeal apartment to accommodate up to four people (2 in sofa bed). This guest house...
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"PETISQUEIRA BARCA" RESTAURANT

"PETISQUEIRA BARCA" RESTAURANT

Small restaurant really cosy with a very familiar surrounding.Specialized in fish from our coast...
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VELVET SUSHI & COCKTAILS RESTAURANT

VELVET SUSHI & COCKTAILS RESTAURANT

The perfect symbiosis of the contemporary with history, the perfect fusion of magnificent...
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