Romanesque Churches of Rio Mau et Rates

The small Romanesque church of São Cristovao is very simple and built of granite. Notice the delicate decoration on the capitals. The granite church of São Pedro was built in the 12C and 13C by Cluniac monks on the orders of Henry of Burgundy.

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Pillory
Pillory
Opposite the parish church, this pillory
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Parish Church
Parish Church
This fortified Manueline style church
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Convent of Santa Clara
Convent of Santa Clara
Convento de Santa Clara's monumental
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Museu-escola das Rendas de Biltros
Museu-escola das Rendas de Biltros
The manufacture of bobbin-lace has been
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Fishermen's district
Fishermen's district
Located to the south of the beach, the
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Azurara
Azurara
This village has a fortified Manueline
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Pillory
Pillory
Opposite the parish church, this pillory
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Parish Church
Parish Church
This fortified Manueline style church
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Convent of Santa Clara
Convent of Santa Clara
Convento de Santa Clara's monumental
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Parish Church
Parish Church
This fortified Manueline style church
0:15
Convent of Santa Clara
Convent of Santa Clara
Convento de Santa Clara's monumental
0:30
Museu-escola das Rendas de Biltros
Museu-escola das Rendas de Biltros
The manufacture of bobbin-lace has been
1:00
See all