Sines, The Land of Vasco da Gama
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Sines is a municipality located exactly in the centre of the southwest coast of Portugal and historical birthplace of the navigator Vasco da Gama. Vasco da Gama was born in Sines, Portugal, around 1460. In 1497, he was commissioned by the Portuguese king