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The typical houses of Santana is a landmark of the municipality of Santana and a tourism attraction on the island of Madeira. These houses have a triangular shape and are covered with thatch. Popularly known as houses of Santana.

Originally, these houses were composed of an attic where they kept agricultural products, and a floor, usually residential area, which was divided into two parts separated by a front.

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  • Copyright: Miguel Ferreira (miguelaferr) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 11 W: 0 N: 30] (191)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-03-20
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/640 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2010-02-28 5:36
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