Herdade do Monte Branco
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
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Whilst fascinating, it seemed very disrespectful to desecrate graves to make these walls.
After the worst ever lunch we visited Évora Cathedral. This is a Romanesque-Gothic building from the century XIII-XIV. From the roof there are amazing views over the city and the countryside.
Next we went to Enoturismo Catuxa which is located in the former refectory of the Jesuit retirement home, ...
... crescent moon a square on the flat side of some raised rocks.
Next we travelled to a single high rock, a menhir, in the middle of a cork orchard. It was made public in 1960s, a narrow trail leads to rock.
The third site called Anta Grande do Zambuujeiro,was a raised burial site which was uncovered ...
... and relaxing in the shade. Had lunch on patio overlooking pool. Very hot and sunny out.
After a rest we walked into town for dinner at propanol restaurant outdoors on street. We ordered beer and water bread, salad and grilled cheese. Then duck breast with raspberry sauce with chips. Custard pie (serica) with plums, espresso and biero portugese liqueur. ...
... most of it scrappy. A dull, drizzling day further reinforced the bleakness. The last station was Sintra, and as we stepped out of the train it was like breaking through a barrier from one world to another. Suddenly we were through the looking glass, into a green, mountainous region of forests and castles and tourist shops. Our little apartment was accessed through a steel door in a rock wall, then a lush garden with banana plants and an ...
... or meal and makes a wonderful place to people watch.
Capela dos Ossos (English: Chapel of Bones)
From James Weldon Johnson's Ezekiel inspired song;
(dis)connected from the neck bone
Neck bone connected from the shoulder bone
Shoulder bone connected from the back bone
Back bone connected from the hip bone
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