"Angra do Heroismo, Terceira" Angra do Heroísmo by JessieLang

Angra do Heroísmo Travel Guide: 25 reviews and 49 photos

The City of Angra do Heroismo is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Because of its location, and its bay, it was a port of call for Portuguese ships from the 16th to 18th Century during the Age of Discovery.

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  • Pros:beautiful historic buildings
  • Cons:steep streets
  • In a nutshell:Attractive, interesting, historic
  • Last visit to Angra do Heroísmo: Apr 2009
  • Intro Updated Feb 23, 2011
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  • yumyum's Profile Photo
    Feb 6, 2012 at 11:51 AM

    Did you come here as a day trip from somewhere or how did you end up here? Trying to figure out these islands. Cheers

  • Yaqui's Profile Photo
    Sep 18, 2010 at 8:51 AM

    Lovely stain glass in the City hall and the once again the Churches are so beautiful!

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