Familiar and friendly environment where young and old cool people join and have a good time. great spots to eat and have a nice drink. If you are planning to stay this "plaza" is the best spot to be at night in Guimarães
A very nice square, not overcrowded and not too big. Here stands the descendent of the Olive tree that Afonse Henriques ( the first king) ever planted. He wouldn't like to be king when people asked him to become one. he to an olive branche and said, if this will grow out to be a tree, I will be your...
Amazing point to know, look to the antique constructions, walk around and take snacks, drinks and pray in the churchs around it. By nigth there is a magic atmosfere and it is a oportunity to see the Guimarães brithe.
We enjoyed eating lunch and having a drink on the square. We had an opportunity to speak to a lovely couple from northern Spain who gave us some suggestions on what to see and do. It was a relaxing hour or so before we checked out more sights.