Panels Tile Path Station Iron Vilar Formoso (Almeida) (*)

Tile panels of Vilar Formoso Railway Track Station Almeida municipality has many tourist attractions that here previously exposed: -Fortaleza de Almeida (Historical Village of Portugal) -Historical Village of Castelo Mendo (**) -village … (Read more)

Anta of Alcobertas (Rio Maior) (**)-One of the most important European megaliths

Anta of Alcobertas (Rio Maior) (**)-One of the most important European megaliths

Did you know ... the Dolmen of Alcobertas is one of the most important megalithic monuments in the Iberian Peninsula? The human being since it is known to you requires the existence of the sacred and created spaces for unity among the deities (with … (Read more)

MENDO CASTLE (***) (Almeida), I have visited this fantastic historical village?

MENDO CASTLE (***) (Almeida), I have visited this fantastic historical village?

The description made by José Saramago in "Journey to Portugal" in 1981 Mendo Castle is very faithful: "The first stop of the day is in Castelo Mendo. Side view is a fortress, village completely enclosed by walls, with two … (Read more)

Cultural tour: Vilar Formoso – Border Peace – Castelo Mendo and Vilar Maior

Cultural tour: Vilar Formoso – Border Peace – Castelo Mendo and Vilar Maior

Visit to the Museum Border Peace (Vilar Formoso), Historic Villages of Mendo Castle and Vilar Maior. Lunch (included) in a typical restaurant in Vilar Formoso. (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)

31 March 2019: Cultural tour to the Poets Park – Tribute to Sophia – and the Marquis of Pombal's Palace in Oeiras

31 March 2019: Cultural tour to the Poets Park – Tribute to Sophia – and the Marquis of Pombal's Palace in Oeiras

Join us on 31 March of 2019 for a unique cultural tour, Exclusive Portugal Remarkable! – Visit the POETS OF PARK in Oeiras, a masterpiece of landscape architecture Francisco Caldeira Cabral, which includes parts of … (Read more)

Gothic tower and bridge Ucanha (Tarouca) (***)-The most beautiful bridge in Portugal

Gothic tower and bridge Ucanha (Tarouca) (***)-The most beautiful bridge in Portugal

The tower and Ucanha bridge is a unique jewel of the National Heritage. The Varosa Enchanted River valley Tarouca The municipality should always be in good thoughts of the Portuguese travelers, by their monasteries, its medieval bridges, the … (Read more)

Sheet set and Spa Longroiva (Mêda) (*)-Miraculous waters Templar territory

Sheet set and Spa Longroiva (Mêda) (*)-Miraculous waters Templar territory

In my penultimate visit to Longroiva, in the county of Mêda, in 2008, I like cicerone the pastor Anthony Lover, much knowledge and patience to visitor as Interrogator, pass away in 2010, for him wish a beneficent rest. Longroiva is a … (Read more)

Historical Village of Marialva (Mêda) (***)-It is one of the most beautiful villages of Europe

Historical Village of Marialva (Mêda) (***)-It is one of the most beautiful villages of Europe

“August 19 - Departure of Cancelos to Marialva. We passed the village of Meda, rather crowded and does not offer the decay appearance of other settlements. Marialva way to rocky terrain and variously injured. Distance from Meda a league. Appearance … (Read more)

Pavia Dolmen Chapel or Chapel of St. Denis (Blackberry) (*)

Pavia Dolmen Chapel or Chapel of St. Denis (Blackberry) (*)

Anta Anta Pavia Pavia located in the central square of the village was transformed into Chapel Saint Denis and is located in the municipality of Mora. It is one of 4 tapirs notable chapels Portugal. I advise you to read about the other tapirs … (Read more)

Fashion and accessories and Manga (Coimbra) (**)

Fashion and accessories and Manga (Coimbra) (**)

Manga Garden is a unique monument in Portugal, symbolizing the source of eternal life, with God to spread his word through the world. The words are symbolized by water-Source of Life. It is one of the most beautiful Fons … (Read more)

About Tower of Santa Cruz (Coimbra) (**) (Demolished)

About Tower of Santa Cruz (Coimbra) (**) (Demolished)

Coimbra is a city that saw throughout the twentieth century its monumental heritage be partially destroyed. The Romanesque tower of Santa Cruz is an example. The tower was part of the defensive about, which included other large towers … (Read more)

Monastery of Santa Cruz -Coimbra(***)(I)-What still exists!

Monastery of Santa Cruz -Coimbra(***)(I)-What still exists!

The Monastery of Santa Cruz, belonging to the Order of Canons Regular of St. Augustine, the Roman Catholic Church, followed an established rule from the teachings of St. Augustine philosopher. Its members are called black canons in a reference to the color … (Read more)

Local Notables Cultural Tourism in Coimbra

Local Notables Cultural Tourism in Coimbra

In the district of Coimbra were identified by us 122 Heritage units Notável (material) and 27 immaterial. This heritage is urgent to know, love and defend is also a more economic value for tourism, expected quality. Unfortunately in … (Read more)

Coa Valley Archaeological Park (*****)-A new life

Coa Valley Archaeological Park (*****)-A new life

The Archaeological Park of the Coa Valley (*****), it seems to resurface, with science to point new data for the joint occupation of modern man sapiens sapiens and Neanderthal man. And yet the news of the renewal of the car fleet … (Read more)

Bolideira stone, a key mystery (*)

Bolideira stone, a key mystery (*)

In the village of Bolideira, 18Km Keys, the National Road 103, There is an unusual rock that attracts curious tourists and pilgrimages. It's a huge granite boulder, about 30 tonnes and fans can have a great magician / anthropological meaning. … (Read more)

Romanesque church of Santa Maria do Azinhoso (Mogadouro) (**)- medieval jewel in the district of Bragança

Romanesque church of Santa Maria do Azinhoso (Mogadouro) (**)- medieval jewel in the district of Bragança

The church of Santa Maria de Azinhoso is one of the most important Romanesque temples Trás abreast of Romanesque churches of Adeganha (Mirandela) (**), of Algosinho (Mogadouro) (**) already described herein or the magnificent church of St. … (Read more)