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Practical Guide

Practical guide to visit Evora Alentejo, Portugal. Your starting point to plan your stay. Here, you will find everything you need to know to get to Alentejo and make the most of your trip.

– Useful information
– Transportation
– Culture
– Tourism
– Shopping

Garcia de Resende Theatre, Teatro Garcia de Resende

theatre evora

Teatro Garcia de Resende is a theatre with a name which honours a Renaissance important figure in Portugal (born in Evora) who was a poet, a chronicler, a designer and an architect. It is one of the best representations in the country of what we can call “Italian-style theatres”. José Ramalho Dinis Perdigão, owner of Garcia de Resende Theatre, started its construction in October 1881. …

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Evora coat of arms | Details of the exciting town history

evora coat arms

The image of the coat of arms of Evora, like the one in any city, is intimately associated to its history. It has a lot of details and it is truly a work of art. In the interior of a golden shield, we se the horseman Geraldo Geraldes galloping on a black horse while wielding a bloody silver sword. On the bottom of Evora’s coat …

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When to visit Evora

When visit Evora

When to visit Evora? Actually, any time of the year is great to do it. This city World Heritage UNESCO is always ready to welcome visitors from any part of the world. There are many reasons to visit Evora, but those that any traveller remembers immediately have to do with the fantastic Alentejo food and the Alentejo wines. Well, this delicious gastronomy is always in …

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Alentejo climate, Evora weather | Alentejo, Portugal

Interior Alentejo climate and Evora climate have the same features. Therefore, it is typically mediterranean, although it also has some Atlantic influence. The weather in Evora and inner Alentejo usually means extremes in terms of rain and temperature. Winters are a bit rainy and cold; Summers are very dry and hot. If we look at the statistics of climate in Evora throughout the records, we …

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