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Praca da Republica, Braga 4710-305, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting Braga, needed to take a quick break and catch a quick bite. Very nice fountain and Praca da Republica is the main center square of Braga. Nice relaxing place just to chill and relax for a moment!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful square with some interesting buildings surrounding it. Since it’s wide open, you can easily see each part of old town as most of the streets lead here

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MarioB495
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

A nice entryway from the square as a drop off location. You can use McDonalds as a pit stop. The fountain is a fun distraction. No need to linger if you want food or drinks.there are many choices as you approach the church just a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PtownCraig
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Praça da República is the main square of the city and houses some historical buildings and a pretty fountain. 2 emblematic restaurants overlook the fountain - read my review of Astoria. It's a nice location if you're into people-watching but if you're looking for places...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chiew_Pang
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Some of the water games are always closed and having a McDonald's right at the center of the avenue it's kind of a let down for such an historical city

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TitoT416
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The fountain is very pretty and provides a welcome cooling feeling if you sit by it on a hot day as we did!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hungrybadger
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

From here you can see already some of the monuments and churches from de city, very frequented zone, by the tourists and local people, and if you enjoy taking some photos go there, you have got a while...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nuno Paulo G
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The Praca da Republica is very central area. From here you can reach shops, grocery stores, gelato and more. The fountain is nice and many families seem to use this as an area to gather. When we were there, there was small festival going on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank glassymom
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Pretty large square for a small town. Very pleasant to stroll around, with restaurants nearby, outside seating, large fountain, and of course ice cream.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sotms
Reviewed 10 July 2018

One of the best places to stop by. It some of the oldest cafés of the city, I do recommend to have a pause over there and enjoy the city center with a view to some of the oldest buildings of the city.

Date of experience: April 2018
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