The Fountain of Neptune (God of the Sea, according to Roman mythology) and whose figure ornament this fountain was opened in 1877 to supply the population with water. It is located in the city of Ovar, Portuguese city located in the district of Aveiro, is among several points of interest that are worth knowing, is also famous for the revelry of Carnival - who here has a long history and tradition.
The houses in the streets of historic Ovar present a set of unusual houses with tile coverings, brightly colored dating from the nineteenth century and twentieth making these arteries a living museum of the tile.
One of the points of interest in the city are the "chapels of steps Ovar" set consists of seven chapels built in the eighteenth century, is a unique architectural and artistic record on the national scene. The journey symbolizes Christ's Passion, which appears altarpiece compositions represented in the various chapels
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- Copyright: Joao Correia (sogal) (1112)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-04-27
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: FujiFilm FinePix HS20 EXR, Fujinon 30X / 24-700 mm Eq. f.8-6.6
- Exposure: f/5.0, 1/350 seconds
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- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-06-25 1:02