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Built as one of nine small bastions to defend Praia de Vitoria, the medieval Fort Santa Catarina is... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2015
CruisersRus
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Mount Albert
Nice old Fort

The fortress was repaired recently and we would loved to make a visit, but unfortunately it is not... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
Cristina_Hugo
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Vila do Conde, Portugal
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16 May 2018
“Nice old Fort”
4 Mar 2018
“So interesting”
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En1-1a, Praia da Vitoria, Terceira 9760-577, Portugal
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

The fortress was repaired recently and we would loved to make a visit, but unfortunately it is not possible at this time.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Terceira is full of history and its so interesting as well as beautiful. You will not be disappointed. So full of history.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank beth190
Reviewed 5 December 2017

the person who decided on this yellowish colour should be condemned to the gallows, for ruining a nice small fortress and make it utterly ugly

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank drchrysc
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Not much to see, may like to take photos, maybe wuth a guide there is more history and stories than meets the eye but not sure if there is any tourist package for a tour that visits this location.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JenniferFreitas
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Built as one of nine small bastions to defend Praia de Vitoria, the medieval Fort Santa Catarina is the last of its kind. Located along side the commercial port just south of Praia Vitoria, towards Caho da Praia, this 'small' fort was used as a...More

Date of experience: November 2015
3  Thank CruisersRus
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