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Ponta Delgada is located in Azores. It is famous among the visitors for his rich historical background. The city of Ponta Delgada in Portugal has a very high density of population. The city also serves of the Sao Miguel capital.

Attractions in Ponta Delgada:
The architectural splendor of Ponta Delgada, witnessed in its spectacular buildings is the crowning glory of the city. The city is home to three churches that belong to the periods of 16th century and post 16th century. These are the St Sebastian's church, St Peter's Church and St Joseph's church. Another important churches in the city include the Church of Santa Barbara, The Colegio Church and the Church of Sant'Ana.

Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, the Santa Catarina Palace, The Fonte Bela palace, The Sant'Ana Palace and St.Peter's Church are some of the other places of interest.

Carlos Machado Museum is housed by the The Saint Andre Convent. Sculptures, collections of ethnographic origin, paintings and other ornamented pieces are exhibited at the museum. The Forte de Sao Bras and the Mosteiro da Esparanca are other other popular tourist sites.

Shopping is also another exciting activity in Ponta Delgada city. Dining is Ponta Delgada is a treat for the food connoisseurs. There are numerous restaurants serving authentic Portuguese delicacies, pubs, bars, coffee shops and restaurants specializing in sea food.

Accommodation in Ponta Delgada:
Lodging is not an issue in Ponta Delgada. The tourists can select among hotels, guest houses, inns and apartments.

In Ponta Delgada most of the buildings that date several centuries back, known for their beautiful architecture have been converted into government offices.

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