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Old Town Faro, Faro

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Walk the cobbled streets of Old Town Faro and encounter centuries-old architectural sights, Roman passages, cozy cafes, and a museum with archaeological findings. The site features the oldest horseshoe arch in Portugal and a 16th-century convent. Note the many houses decorated by flowers as well as the meandering paths and alleys; take a stroll down the shopping lane at the town center. You can have a meal at one of the typical Algarvian restaurants, or just grab a coffee along the riverfront. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Old Town Faro by using our Faro holiday builder tool .
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  • Nice area to explore. History interesting. Nice restaurants in off the tourist beat. Explore. Well kept.  more »
  • Lovely medieval town, with much of the wall still standing. Check out the Fado museum. Lots of cafes.  more »
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  • Needs more information boards perhaps a free street map with information on what s worth seeing if you are trying to attract more tourist some of the public buildings like museums and churches should be open on Sunday .we happened to see the tourist train going past no idea where it started from or where it went everything needs to be coordinated perhaps a proper website with a lot more information on. Also a lot of people wants to see people living there and when are all the derlect properties be reused possible as a hostel for the young who could also help bring life back to the old town.
  • Amazing chilled out place with lots if little bars and restaurants... Best burgers in the world at burgers and bowls
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