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SOLI ET OCEANO (Alto da Vigia - Praia da Maçãs)

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Hidden : 11/10/2010
In Lisboa, Portugal
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
2 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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SOLI ET OCEANO

Esta cache pretende dar a descobrir o sitio arqueologico do Alto da Vigia que se encontra nas coordenadas: N 38º 49.447 W 9º 28.362.

Trata-se de um local com varias ocupações humanas. Nesta local existe existe uma torre arruinada do século XVI, junto a uma estrutura islâmica de onde foram retiradas pedras do antigo templo romano dedicado ao Sol e ao Oceano.

Além do potencial arqueologico a local é marcado pela vista espectacular.

Devido a existencia de outras caches, o local do container está um pouco afastado, mas se dirigirem-se em direcção ao mar encontrarão o local. Do local da cache podem avistar o sitio arqueologico bem como o Palácio da Pena e a Praia das Maçãs.

 


 ENGLISH VERSION:


This cache is hidden along the sandy paths between Praia Pequena and Praia das Maçãs. If you continue walking a bit after finding this cache you will also find an archaeological excavation, where there is a ruined tower from the XVI century, next to an Islamic structure which used stones from an old roman temple dedicated to the Sun and the Ocean.
The view is amazing, and a little after walking past the excavation you can look at the sea from one side, and the Pena Palace, on the horizon, on the other side. The coordinates for the excavation are: N 38º 49.447 W 9º 28.362

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