Lisbon: A City of Old
One thing that makes Lisbon a very interesting city is its thoroughly recognized standing as a global city, which is directly due to its importance in the realms of finance, commerce, media and arts. Tourism has consequently played a considerable role, which makes a great deal ..
Algarve - Pearl of the Western Atlantic
With its pristine golden beaches, sun-dappled waters and pastoral beauty, it is no surprise that Algarve, Portugal is one of the most sought after tourist destinations in Europe. The region offers all the trappings of an idyllic holiday getaway. Undoubtedly on..
Acrylic Fridge Magnet of Lisbon Railway Station
This acrylic fridge magnet of the prominent Rossio Railway Station in Lisbon shows a view of the railway station. The Rossio railway station is also sometimes referred to as the "Lisbon Railway Station" and was established sometime during 1890. The Por..
Sintra is a beautiful city of the Lisbon region of Portugal. It has been classified as a World Heritage Site since 1955 because of the historical significance it has and the great efforts for its preservation by the authorities in Portugal.
Sintra's First Establishment
In the earliest documenta..
The Castle of the Moors is a strategically placed medieval castle located in Sintra, Portugal. It has an intricate architecture that is admired by many visitors and has a very rich historical background.
History of the Castle of the Moors
It was initially build under Arab rule as a central place bet..
Sintra's Fairy Tale Charm
The tranquil town of Sintra, nestled in the Estoral Coast region of Portugal resembles a scene straight out of a Brother's Grimm movie, with its mist-covered forests and towering Moorish castles that dot the landscape. The ideal climatic conditions of Sintra translate into ..
Palace Sintra Taken from a Fairy Tale
This Portuguese palace looks like it is straight out of a fairy tale you would tell your kids before going to bed. It is an impressive structure that brings to mind royalty and political power. As a matter of fact, it is what is referred to as a Romanticist pala..
Sintra Palace and the Hidden Grandeur of the Middle Ages
Sintra Palace is representative of a bygone age, the Middle Age of Europe to be exact. And the architecture of building , or town palace, carries with it so much of the charm that has distinguished this huge chapter of human history. The Middl..
Acrylic Fridge Magnet with a view of Portugal's Amarante City
Portugal's Amarante City has become very popular among tourists because of its natural scenery and landscapes. The most beautiful thing about the view of Portugal's Amarante City is the serene river that flows all around it. The river pro..
Acrylic Fridge Magnet Depicting the Old St. Gancalo Bridge
Unlike the modern day bridges that are built with precision and technology, the Old St. Goncalo Bridge depicts an antiquity, which the world deserves to see. One of the main reasons people visit Portugal's city, Amarante, is to look at the T..