Vila do Conde

A popular resort town in the north of Portugal, an ideal combination of spectacular beaches with a well-preserved charming old town.

Vila do Conde is the centre of one of the more prestigious fairs of traditional artisans, that include quilts, wool sweaters, ironworks, in addition to needlework. Vila do Conde is known for its spectacular architecture and religious sites. During the summer, the municipality hosts several secular and religious celebrations, including the Curtas Vila do Conde - International Film Festival, the Feira Nacional de Artesanato, the Feira da Gastronomia, the Feira das Actividades Agrícolas and the Festival of Sao Joao. Every four years, the religious Festivals of Corpo de Deus are significant, and known for the road covered mats of flowers, used in processions from the circuit the main churches.
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