Peniche is a seaside township in Portugal. It has a large harbor and it is well known as a fishing town. One of the diamonds of Peniche is the baroque Misericordia Church in the main square, where you can admire the fantastic painted ceiling with scenes from the new testament. If you want to see an old prison, then you should visit the impressive 16th century fortress. It had been used as a prison by the secret police of dictator Salazar, where political opponents were jailed.
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Kiteboarding / Kitesurfing in Dunsborough, Geographe Bay, Western Australia Australia
Dunsborough become a famous tourist destination in the recent last decade and it was voted Australia’s best tourist destination in 1999. A large length beach covers the main Dusnborough coastline which is a great spot for kite-surfing.
Most of the beach breaks offer northern swells, after blowing high scale winds from the north for a couple of days. The beach and the sea bottom are sandy. This spot is better for intermediate riders. Beginners can also take advance of the easterly wind but with north east and northwest winds, especially in wintertime, things get more technical and the water gets wavy.
The place is a very famous tourist destination so one would find many cafes, restaurants and accommodation options. Suitable for all seasons, Dunsborough offers both spectacular scenery and a wide range of activities from family fun to sports, leisure and adventure.