North of Lisbon you’ll find three monasteries which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. They are called the Convent of Christ in Tomar and the monasteries of Batalha and Alcobaça. It’s possible to visit all three […]
Portugal is located on the Iberian Peninsula and the most western country on the mainland of Europa. It borders Spain and the Atlantic Ocean and has two islands groups called the Azores and Madeira which are also part it. Portugal has a long history of which many remains can still be found throughout the country. From Roman and Celtic remains to the Moors and even prehistoric remains. It’s famous for the Port and wines and has a delicious kitchen. Winters are moderate cold with summers extreme hot. Next to the historical sights Portugal has a beautiful nature and plenty of beaches.
Belém is a neighborhood in western Lisbon at the mouth of the Tagus River. It’s history dates back to prehistoric times but it was in the Middle Ages that its most famous landmarks were constructed. […]