Things to see and do - Póvoa de Varzim
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The birthplace of the famous novelist Eça de Queiros (1845-1900) sprawls along the coast, having evolved into a large and lively seaside resort.
Tourist attractions Póvoa de Varzim : Things to see and do
Av. Infante D. Henrique P - 4490 Póvoa de Varzim
Located to the south of the beach, the low houses flank the fishing port where the fishing boats are sheltered in the bay.
194-216 Rua Igreja Antiga P - 4490 Póvoa de Varzim
The small Romanesque church of São Cristovao is very simple and built of granite. Notice the delicate decoration on the capitals. The granite church of São Pedro was built in the 12C and 13C by Cluniac monks on the orders of Henry of Burgundy.