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

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

"Castle Rodrigo I kept the image of thirty years, when I first went there, an old decaying village, where the ruins were already only a ruin of ruins, as if everything were to undo 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)

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)

Praia do Guincho (Cascais) (**)-Wind takes Winch for the list of 10 best beaches “urban” Europe

After a day spent in Coimbra, eager, I wanted to go to the beach, as such it was not possible, behold, it is a story that I like. CNN elected as 10 European best beaches in town. A … (Read more)

Porto leads top 10 European destinations from Lonely Planet

The Port City, World Heritage, it is fashionable, behold, now the magazine Lonely Planet Elegan the city and the Douro, as the best European holiday destination. By Luis J. Santos, removed Trails "A “vibrant … (Read more)

The University of Coimbra is a World Heritage site

Not everything is negative for lands of Lusitania homeland, because the University of Coimbra is a World Heritage site. Portugal will 15 sets, monuments or natural areas classified as World Heritage (see the list here). Do not get the player friend … (Read more)

Core Penascosa-Archaeological Park Coa Valley (World Heritage) (Vila Nova de Foz Coa) (****)

In the Coa Valley Archaeological Park can visit: -Center for Rock Art of Penascosa (Quality is highlighted in this article): – Core Rock Art of Canada Hell -core Rock Art of the banks of the Museu Robins … (Read more)

Application of Arrábida The World Heritage

Já was given the candidacy of Arrábida the World Heritage Committee at UNESCO International. We hope that we will achieve our 15 classification this year, through the Arrábida or Coimbra. It would be great. It was known the passion of … (Read more)

Set Fortifications of Elvas (****) classified as World Heritage Site (Historical and cultural heritage) – Unesco

Fortifications of Elvas was with joy that I received the good news that the fortifications of Elvas (****) were classified as World Heritage by UNESCO on 30 June 2012. Are our 14-rated … (Read more)

6 Villages Douro Wine Region that were regenerated

Are 6, but could be a few more, are the villages of the Douro Wine Region, that has been regenerated and be valued, by socio-econonómica revitalization and strengthening of tourism promotion. This project was based on the draft of the Historical Villages … (Read more)

7 locations of the indicative list of candidates for Portugal World Heritage (UNESCO)

For the sites are approved as a UNESCO World Heritage Site has to be inserted in an intermediate application level which is designated as "Tentative List of World Heritage". The choice is made by a number of institutions connected to … (Read more)

Cidadelhe (Pinhel) (***)- The heel of the World is one of the most beautiful villages of Portugal

Cidadelhe (Pinhel) (***)- The heel of the World is one of the most beautiful villages of Portugal

I do not know who told me that Cidadelhe was a single village. Also even before the visit read in "Journey to Portugal", Saramago, that debits an extensive list of accolades to the site. Numa afternoon of invernosa 2005 then delivery … (Read more)

7 Natural Wonders of Portugal

The declaration has already been made of 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal, obviously I disagree with some of the choices (but do not say which), However, the contest had the huge merit promotion 21 wonders the Portuguese public, searching both … (Read more)

Coa Valley Archaeological Park (Vila Nova de Foz Coa) (2ª Parte) (*****)

The age of the oldest engravings of the Coa Archaeological Park To determine the age of the prints, with being belonging to the Paleolithic, appealed to the stylistic dating, that FAZ comparing techniques, traits and motives with coeval paintings executed with pigments … (Read more)

Coa Valley Archaeological Park (Vila Nova de Foz Coa) (1ª Parte) (*****)

The river Coa River carved a natural natural landscape of rare beauty, strong and vigorous. The remote location and the climate, agreste e seco, saved the valley from the destructive human action and erosion and maintains a … (Read more)

Coa Valley Archaeological Park-Article Daily News, by Maria Jose Margarido

“The Coa Valley would, no Upper Palaeolithic, heaven on earth, a place with such a magical microclimate that, this way, Spring resist not espraiar up until September – and with it the mating season among animals. … (Read more)

Castro's Pópulo (Alijó) (*) may be world heritage

The settlement of Pópulo, in Alijó, may come to integrate application-forts of the Northwest Iberian Peninsula World Heritage sites. The technical committee that is drafting process shifted, this month, the place and left good prospects entities … (Read more)