Historic Centre of Évora

Historic Centre of Évora

Évora (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈɛvuɾɐ]) is a Portuguese city in the municipality of Évora. As of 2011, it had 56,596 inhabitants.

Due to its well-preserved old town centre, still partially enclosed by medieval walls, and a large number of monuments dating from various historical periods, including a Roman Temple, Évora is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is also a member of the Most Ancient European Towns Network.

Évora is ranked number two in the Portuguese most livable cities survey of living conditions published yearly by Expresso. It was ranked first in a study concerning competitiveness of the 18 Portuguese district capitals, according to a 2006 study made by Minho University economic researchers.

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Évora (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈɛvuɾɐ]) is a Portuguese city in the municipality of Évora.

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