Literary walking tour of "Enchanted Olhão"

Walking ToursLiterary walking tours in Olhão, with special focus on poet João Lúcio*, mentioning the beginning of the XX century, the birth of the canned fish industry, the cubist architecture (and unique in the world), the intrepid role of its inhabitants fighting the French and the surprising and almost impossible Restoration journey (in 1808); the fishermen spirit (but also their fears, addictions, wishes and their relation with the beautiful and rich Ria Formosa); the legends and way of speaking that helped to build a real and sui generis quality to this municipality.

*Others writers are: José Saramago, Manuel da Fonseca, Raúl Brandão, Aquilino Ribeiro, José Afonso, José Dias Sancho, Jorge de Sena, António Ventura, Pedro Jubilot, Francisco Fernandes Lopes and legends.


T: 962 790 374

Literary walking tour in Portuguese and English




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