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Welcome to Sines 
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 Mapa Sines is a municipality located exactly in the centre of the southwest coast of Portugal. Sines, the municipal seat and the historical birthplace of the navigator, Vasco da Gama, is a small coastal city where culture is a priority. Porto Covo, situated between the sea and the plains, is a picturesque village surrounded by some of the most beautiful and best-preserved beaches in Portugal. Sines in a Page

 Visit Sines: Beaches


Along its 30 kilometres of coastline, Sines offers beaches for everyone, from families to adventurers. The beaches of Morgavel, Vale Figueiros, Praia Grande do Porto Covo and Ilha do Pessegueiro, which have regularly been awarded European Blue Flags in recent years, are known for their excellent natural qualities and for being suitable for all ages of bathers, from children to senior citizens... [+]

 Visit Sines: Vasco da Gama


The navigator Vasco da Gama (ca. 1469-1524), discoverer of the Maritime Way to India, is one of the major figures of the Portuguese and world history. He was born in Sines and it was the county of Sines that he wanted as a reward for his deed in India, to the end of his life. It is possible to draw a route in the city of Sines based in the monuments of Gama... [+]
 

 Business in Sines


Sines is one of the main poles for attracting investment in the Alentejo, and in Portugal as a whole. This area of the site provides information about the local economy, explains the advantages of doing business in Sines and describes the municipal support available to businesses... [+] 

 Visit Sines: Sines' Arts Centre


Selected for European Mies van der Rohe Award 2006, the Arts Centre of Sines offers four different facilities in a single building, designed by the prize-winning Atelier Aires Mateus: an Art Gallery, the new Municipal Library, an Auditorium  and the Historical Municipal Archives. Inaugurated in 2005, the centre works as a bridge between the old and modern part of the city... [+]

 Visit Sines: World Music Festival


Festival Músicas do Mundo - World Music Festival (FMM), has been organised by the Municipal Council of Sines since 1999. It is the most important cultural event of the year in Sines and the most important world music festival in Portugal. This annual festival is held at the end of July, against the backdrop of the Castle’s historical scenery... [+]

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