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Camping Markadia Barragem De Odivelas Alvito Alentejo Walking The Lake 2
Portugal

Walking around the lake shore.

The Markádia Camping is a natural park in the middle of Alentejo owned by a lovely Dutch couple who carefully planned the park and cared to keep it preserved for many years.


The park is located in the Odivelas Dam near Alvito and last year, during the month of July, we spent there our weekends enjoying this great place. We had great fun and my kids loved it, of course we will return this year for another set of great weekend getaways. Spending great time like this with the family is priceless, this will be on our memories for a long time.

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Copyright: Carlos Chegado
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Taken: 19/02/2010
Uploaded: 19/02/2010
Updated: 03/07/2014
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Tags: markádia; camping; alvito; odivelas; portugal
  • Evey over 1 year ago
    wow...amazing pictures. I am dying to go there with hubby and the kids. An old acquaintance of mine used to go there with his wife and I think he worked there too on the park, around the campsite. He is from the UK and she is dutch...I think...in fact, she might even be related to the owners if they are dutch too! was there a nice café there?
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