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Holiday activities
  • Previously known as Arenosa or Ladrões Beach, this area of sand became known as Memória Beach following the erection of a commemorative obelisk on the spot where liberal troops led by Pedro 4th (1st Emperor of Brazil) disembarked in 1832 in order to expel his absolutist brother, Miguel from the Portuguese throne.

    [Praia da Memória - Beach of Matosinhos ]
  • Surrounded by the exuberant nature of the Douro International Natural Park, the River beach of Congida is located in the large reservoir formed by Saucelle Dam, near the border with Spain.

    [Praia fluvial da Congida - River beach of Freixo de Espada à Cinta ]
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Porto and Norte Region