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Praca de Bocage, a nice town center

Praca the Bocage is the in facto centre of Setubal. There are several nice cafes and is is a good... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Setubal, Portugal
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Interesting display.

We visited last year where they had lots of things made from plastic bottles hanging above the... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Praca the Bocage is the in facto centre of Setubal. There are several nice cafes and is is a good central point from which to explore the town.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rudolfn758
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Nice and tranquil square in the centre of Setúbal. There are some pretty buildings to admire. Ideal spot to relax in the shade and watch people (and time) passing by. There are some terraces serving that purpose perfectly. It’s a pedestrian zone so no traffic...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

We visited last year where they had lots of things made from plastic bottles hanging above the street. This year it was picture frames. Very interesting and a clever idea that looks fantastic.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

After a visit to the local market, stroll this section of town ( 5 minutes walk) and enjoy the shops, restaurants, open space and architecture.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Praca do Bocage is located in central Setubal Portugal, and is a vibrant and lovely Portuguese city centre. You will really feel the culture.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We had a lunch stop in town and headed to the water. We saw the green car ferry boats. There was a green open space, a children’s play area and an interesting cafe in a converted bus which we did not see until after we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Bocage was a Portuguese poet born in Setubal.....and this Square is the city center of Setubal....basically everything is near...the famous market...the Council building...trendy cafes...old buildings....the boat to go to Troia...and if you dont like Shopping Centers you still have old traditional shops around.Is pure heaven...is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank Miguel S
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Setubal is coming back to life, and facades are being restaured. You can enjoy the charming historical center here. Tons of nice restaurants, coffee houses and bars, as well as all kinds of shops.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank vmacknight
Reviewed 3 October 2017

nice big square. in the heart of the city. nice cafe, shops, bar, restaurants around. a lot to see and do. colourful and vibrant place. u can easily walk and see and get some touch of the local culture.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 435jalali
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Beautiful square to visit. Surrounded by traditional buildings, Church and famous Portuguese cafes, one feel very jovial and happy just being there. Hundrades of Pegions are constantly accompanying visitors without fear, have a tremendous tranquil effect.

Date of experience: July 2017
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