Church of Algosinho (Mogadouro) (**)- Who built the temple so beautiful?

Church of Algosinho (Mogadouro) (**)- Who built the temple so beautiful?

The igreja de Algosinho (Mogadouro), dedicated to Santo André, It is a secluded gem of tourist itineraries which carries itself positive aspects and other negative, however due to its stylistic purity and landscapes that surround it are enough reasons … (Read more)

CABINETS SACRED Jewish in Portugal

CABINETS SACRED Jewish in Portugal

Sacred Cabinets, Aaron is a arks, among Ashkenazi Jews or Ekhal(no) Hakodesh between bone sefarditas. Recently it has been discovered several sacred cabinets in Portugal (I remember the feeling of joy and amazement, when we discovered through the program of the historic villages, … (Read more)

Leiria Castle (**)- Majesty in the center of medieval Portugal

Leiria Castle (**)- Majesty in the center of medieval Portugal

Anyone traveling between Coimbra and Leiria, EN1 and IC2, envisions two castles with great landscape impact, the Pombal and the castle of Leiria, but care is not distracted because the traffic is very and not of the case to outwit … (Read more)

Historical Village of Castelo Rodrigo (**)- Christopher de Moura hero or traitor?

Historical Village of Castelo Rodrigo (**)- Christopher de Moura hero or traitor?

At dusk, the historic village of Castelo Rodrigo, Vista do topo da serra to Marofa, It is beautifully highlighted a hill boleado, with its defensive fence and circular towers to reflect dolphinfish tones, Red, brown and yellow; and around the, fields … (Read more)

Viewpoint of the High sapinha (Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo) (*)-One of the most beautiful places to watch Almond Blossom

Viewpoint of the High sapinha (Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo) (*)-One of the most beautiful places to watch Almond Blossom

In National Highway 221, between Escalhão and Alva Barca found the remarkable Alto viewpoint of Sapinha. Here we observe the cease of the inhospitable plateau Spanish, to give the valley of the River Douro and its tributary Águeda; here forms a plain … (Read more)

Anta Grande do Zambujeiro (Évora) (***)- A Neolithic cathedral do Degraded

Anta Grande do Zambujeiro (Évora) (***)- A Neolithic cathedral do Degraded

The Great Dolmen of Portuguese tapir is the largest and one of the most monumental of Europe. Its colossal dimensions placed in between one of the most remarkable megalithic pieces of world art. This is located near “Valverde (Évora)” and it was … (Read more)

Tower of the Rooster (Ash Sword of the Tape) (**)

Who wanders Freixo de Espada-à-Cinta quickly notices that the village has in its historical center several sixteenth-century houses in the Manueline style. These stand out from the House of marauders and house in the beginning of the street Knoll. The streets of … (Read more)

Sheet set of Vilar Maior (Sambucus) (**)

Sheet set of Vilar Maior (Sambucus) (**)

Vilar Maior (Sambucus). Vilar Maior Castle. Probably not many Portuguese who know the village of Vilar Maior Sabugal in the county and yet is one of the most beautiful of Beira Interior. Learn why! Do not judge the reader (or … (Read more)

Castle Sabugal

Castle Sabugal

Castle Sabugal. The donjon of the five machines is unique in Portugal. The Castle of Sabugal is a rugged fortress built in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. The keep of unusual height, elegance and format - the Tower … (Read more)

Historical Village of Sortelha (Sambucus) (***)

Historical Village of Sortelha (Sambucus) (***)

Sortelha. Historical Village of Portugal. A 760 meters of altitude, Sortelha is one of the most beautiful villages of Portugal Surpassed to Port Vila, to which the people call entry, travel in time and we are reflecting in a small village of Medieval. … (Read more)

15 Sí-uncles or sets of Portugal classified as World Heritage (UNESCO)-These are the true wonders of Portugal

15 Sí-uncles or sets of Portugal classified as World Heritage (UNESCO)-These are the true wonders of Portugal

The ultimate recognition of a historic and natural heritage is made by UNESCO and is designated as a World Natural Heritage or. From North to south, the savvy traveler, found in Portugal, with its beautiful islands, 15 material goods … (Read more)

Chapel of Senhor da Pedra (Vila Nova de Gaia) (**)

Chapel of Senhor da Pedra (Vila Nova de Gaia) (**)

The small temple votive Mr. Stone is built on a rocky outcrop about 280 million years in Miramar Beach. The populations of the Douro Litoral locations here abound in May or June, not Sunday … (Read more)

Sanctuary Megalithic Odrinhas (Menires da Barreira) (Sintra) (*)

Sanctuary Megalithic Odrinhas (Menires da Barreira) (Sintra) (*)

The municipality of Sintra has an exciting archaeological remains and how much of it already has not been buried by modern urbanisations? An example is this set of standing stones located on the Mount of Barreiras (also known as Castelo das Pedras), near the … (Read more)

The worst news of the year 2015 for the remarkable heritage of Portugal

The worst news of the year 2015 for the remarkable heritage of Portugal

1-The destruction of the Museum of the Portuguese Language, Opened in 2006 by fire in São Paulo in Brazil, on 21 December 2015 It was very bad news for the identity of the Lusophone. Hopefully your recovery is … (Read more)

Gazebo Fragão Raven (Butters) (***)-It takes time and silence to drink this landscape

Gazebo Fragão Raven (Butters) (***)-It takes time and silence to drink this landscape

The Fragão Raven, seen from afar, It looks like a Chinese painting. Rounded boulders mixed with white flower heather and broom in clumps also rounded by wind. On top, the human hand has left a ball-point in March. Well marked … (Read more)

Covão of Ametade (Serra da Estrela Natural Park) (Butters) (***): The inverted viewpoint

Covão of Ametade (Serra da Estrela Natural Park) (Butters) (***): The inverted viewpoint

Before we read the beautiful Margaret Paes text on the Covão of Ametade in the Public Journal trails liked to give some geomorphological notes about this amazing place. What is Covão of Ametade? The Covão of Ametade makes … (Read more)

Penedo Durão: A special view of the Douro

Penedo Durão: A special view of the Douro

Penedo Durão: A special view of the Douro (Series of 20 viewpoints taken Trails) (Ash Esapada tape) (**) "Penedo Durao, St. Leonard of Galafura and São Salvador do Mundo are viewpoints that, as its name … (Read more)