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Address: Rua da Se, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira, Portugal

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Paradise!

This street was paradise! You must walk thru when walking around Angra. The beauty of the gardens is to die for.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Cristina A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This street was paradise! You must walk thru when walking around Angra. The beauty of the gardens is to die for.

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Thank Cristina A
Fremont, California
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166 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So I gave Rue da Se 3 instead of 2 stars because I'm sure the settlers didn't think of tourism when deciding on cobblestone streets and sidewalks. The sidewalk is, in most places, about 18 inches wide with poles in the middle every so often. The street is hilly with lots of side streets branching off of it. The cobblestone... More 

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1 Thank Luv2hikejulie
San Diego, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

This is the main road in town, so you are walking or driving here if you are visiting. It is a wonderful cobblestone street with shops and restaurants as well as some historical markers/places.

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Hampton Bays, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

great access to restaurants on the water and easy views of the water. not much shopping but very clean and a lot of historical churches and cathedrals to see.

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2 Thank kristine d
Bryan, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

What beautifully maintained gardens. This place was absolutely breathtaking and serene. After milling around in the gardens, we walked up the steps (lots of steps) to the top of the monument. The views were spectacular!

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1 Thank Kel7298
Springfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is a great place to stop and relax while visiting the city. The gardens are very well maintained and are gorgeous. It's a local spot that you'll see young and old alike enjoying the serenity.

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Belchertown, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is a great garden in the middle of the city. A lot of different plant from all over the world. Very nicely maintained grounds. Nice place to spend couple of hours strolling around or just relaxing. There is a monument/obelisk at the top of the garden and very good vegetarian restaurant/cafe right in the gardens. It is also next... More 

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2 Thank Izudin L
Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

Being the main drag of the city, walking the length is imperative! The town appears to be new to tourism, so don't expect many junk shops, crafty places, or T-shirt sales. I didn't even see an art gallery. It's a real working town! Cafes abound and I found at least 5 different brands of coffee being sold in town (yeah,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Narrow cobblestone street with shops on both sides. Pleasant walk but be advised it is uneven because of the cobblestone and on a hill so if you have mobility issues drive down the street to take in the history.

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2 Thank Francis W
glenwood, nj
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Some of the cute shops and cafes located on this main street. We walked the entire length. Very pretty

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