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Beach in Portugal
Praia da Alagoa / Praia de Altura
8950, Vila Real de Santo António
A beach with a wide stretch of sand and good quality calm waters. It has several activities, restaurants with varied menus and small shops around.
Avenida Unânime Praiense
Maritime beach, located a few kilometers from the city of Horta, which surprises by the expansive sands of dark sand, in a Bay stretching from the port from the beach up to the tip of the Espalamanca, to the South. The island of Pico, with its mountain, presents itself in front, thus completing a framework of singular beauty. During the summer months filled with locals and tourists. Even in the remaining months, and since the weather is inviting, is a desirable location for walks on the Boardwalk. Is, without doubt, a safe bet for those who want to relax a …
Avenida 25 de Abril
Located on the north side of the Bay of Horta, just outside of town, Praia da Conceição stands out for its soft and dark sands and the beautiful location, with the Marina South and the no less imposing Pico Island on the horizon. Alagoa Park, adjacent to the beach, offers an indoor pool, picnic Park and tennis Park. A good way to relax and enjoy the surrounding countryside.
Bitetos de Baixo
4575-431, Marco de Canavezes
Crossed by Duero River, the river beach of Bitetos has been in the past, must-see of the boats rabelo. In 2011 was ranked for the first time, as licensed bathing area, and is guarded by two lifeguards. It was also classified as "accessible Beach\/Beach for everyone". Featuring a pier, is staging point for boats and often receives evidence of Powerboating, canoeing and water skiing.
Praia da Rocha Baixinha Nascente
Extensive sands Beach and plan, inviting to an afternoon Beach, whether in or outside the concession area. Is very similar to the Rocha Baixinha Beach Sunset (Beach balls) and Rocha Baixinha West. The bathing area is usually quiet.
The natural pools of Monasteries are one of the most charismatic of São Miguel Island. Have clear waters and were created by volcanic activity and the action of the sea.
Praia de Moreiró
4485, Vila do Conde
Praia de areal spacious but cozy. Access is a bit meandering, given the narrowing of the road, but will compensate, given the good conditions of the beach. Nearby are the remains of the Castro de s. Paio, duly marked, and the Church with the same name.
Praia Angeiras Norte
Sandy a bit narrow, but long which descends toward the sea. In the middle there are Rocky sets which extend down to the sea. As in these areas, the sand is coarse until the entry of the water; from there, gravel predominates. Algae and seagrass are frequent, such as his salting.
Praia do Paraíso
Small rocky sands Beach which extends to the sea, with pedestrian access made by wooden walkways lined by dunes, very characteristic in the Northern beaches. It's a cozy Beach, without infrastructure.