"Quiet beach town with a lot of industry" Sines by DSwede
Sines Travel Guide: 21 reviews and 70 photos
Sines is a relatively small town. I walked it to and fro completely within maybe about an hour. There is an active port and a petrochemical plant a few kilometers inland. So with that, the locals are a mix of sea hands, farmers and industrial types.
The beaches are quite large and expansive, with not a lot of people.
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- Pros:Easy to walk and close to nice beaches
- Cons:Unless you know people here, you may be bored in a short time.
- In a nutshell:Quiet beach town with a lot of industry
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