Braga is the oldest Portuguese city and one of the oldest Christian cities in the world, founded in Roman times as Bracara Augusta, has over 2000 years of history as a city. Located in northern Portugal, Braga also offers opportunities for recreation and culture unique in the country, with its nightlife, cinemas, theater, exhibitions, museums and art galleries. It is a city full of culture and traditions, where history and religion live side by side with the technology industry and university life. In 2012, it was the European Youth Capital.
Visit the Cathedral of Braga.
According to tradition, the Braga diocese was established in the third century, but history only confirms from the year 900. The current building is deployed on another religious building that was possibly the previous cathedral.
Visit the Bom Jesus do Monte Shrine. Local magnificent, combining the work of Nature and Man. The Bom Jesus do Monte Shrine is located on top of Mount Espinho, surrounded by a splendid forest.
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Morada: Braga – Portugal
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