Photographer's Note

Tocha beach is a village in the municipality of Canterbury in the district of Coimbra
This former fishing village, it is still possible to find traces of the old barns, houses used in times past by fishermen to store the material used in the task of fishing daily in
summer months
The art Xávega, artisanal fishing done from the beach with ropes, nets and a small boat dragged on wooden rollers to water still keeps in bora mechanical means had replaced the strength of men but the thrust of this gear remains living in such a way that one of the factors of greatest tourist attraction in Tocha beach.

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