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The best things to do in Aveiro

This Portuguese city located about 55 km north of Coimbra is known as "The Venice of Portugal" for the canals running through the city center. 

There are many things to do in Aveiro. Some of the top Aveiro attractions you can see are the traditional houses and salt stores in the estuary. Some of the places to visit in Aveiro include the university, Aveiro Train Station, the cathedral, the forum, and the various museums. We recommend choosing among these points as they are interesting and well recommended. 

There is a wide variety of things to see in Aveiro. You can also try the Praça do Peixe and see the sale of live fish or go boating along the canals while looking at the Mouliceiros, where you can see the typical boats that have run these channels for many centuries. 
If you want to visit other attractions in Aveiro, choose from the many beaches. For example, try Da Costa Nova and Barra. 

If you are still wanting more to see after visiting all the sites in Aveiro you can venture to the nearby towns and beaches: Beaches Peninsula Sao Jacinto (Aveiro), Torreira (Murtosa) Barra, Costa Nova (Ilhavo) and Vagueira (Vagos).  

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