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The main square of Angra with a cafee, tourist info and markets sometimes

Praca Velha (Old Square) is the central square of Angra, most of the busses go from here and end... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Petra Č
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Prague, Czech Republic
A must see!

The heart of the town, the pkace of so much history and stories, the life of the night life in the... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
JenniferFreitas
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Toronto, Canada
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12 Jun 2018
“The main square of Angra”
12 Oct 2017
“The main square of Angra with a cafee, tourist info and markets sometimes”
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

The Praça Velha is just in front of the Town Hall. If you visit Angra you must go to Praça Velha and least take some photos to remember.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Cristina_Hugo
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Praca Velha (Old Square) is the central square of Angra, most of the busses go from here and end here (not all of them! check EVT.pt) the Rua Direita, kind of a main touristic promenade starts here and continues toward the sea where you'll find...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Petra Č
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The heart of the town, the pkace of so much history and stories, the life of the night life in the island.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JenniferFreitas
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Saw Praça Velha every day from my hotel room and from the hotel deck. There was always something going on. The "Bandas de Rua" philharmonic bands playing, students protesting, students marching, senior citizens walking, and beer for one euro! Shops all around. The road in...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Cristina A
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Praça Velha (former Praça da Restauração) is the central square of the city of Angra. There you can find the Town Hall with its imponent façade. The church of Nossa Senhora da Saúde and several old buildings.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Luís H
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Main Square of Angra do Heroísmo, located in the heart of the city, in the summer season there is a stage where there is some live concerts. Nice place to spend a couple of hours in evening.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank TuriAzores
Reviewed 15 May 2015

Not much to see now - it does have a bit of history. it is mainly used as a bus stop and parking, they sometimes have a market around the area. Near the city to it make walking around easy

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Priscilla B
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Don't forget thet the historic center of Angra do Heroismo is a architectural spot classified as World Heritage by UNESCO.Take the camera and be prepared to shoot. Nice spot, great pics

Date of experience: May 2013
3  Thank Coutito
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