Hotel Rural Quinta do Marco
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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We got up had breakfast and got out stuff together to leave. We chose Lagos as it in the middle of Sagres which was until Colombus found the new world the most western point of the world as they knew it and Portimão all three places we wanted to visit. We left at ...
We got installed and walked to the beach which was nice and we stayed there till 6:30 and than went for dinner, we found a little restaurant which served us sardines which were delicious. Than we walked back so we would be ready to see the World Cup final Argentina - Germany at 9:00. The match ...
... br> Cork is traditionally stripped from the trunks every nine years, with the first two harvests generally producing lower quality cork. The trees live 200 years.
The cork is stacked in piles in the forest or in yards at a factory, and traditionally, left to dry, after which it can be loaded onto a truck and shipped to a processor
Stone Watchtowers Really Were Windmills
... was the 1540's Misericórdia Church which is paneled in 18th century blue and white hand painted tiles (azulejo), depicting biblical scenes. I don't know how unique that is but I had never seen anything like it. I managed to snap a picture before I was told we can't.
Old town is small enough to see all there is to see in few hours max; the convent-turned-hotel, the Castelo, which consists of a few remnants of wall but has ...
... and pointed out the main sights, so we set off on foot. The old town is very small, and we easily walked around the whole area, down the mazes of narrow medieval cobble stoned streets for the remainder of the afternoon. The town itself is a UNESCO world heritage site, and has been nicknamed both White-City and Museum-City. We opted not to worry about visiting the museums, but loved the monumental churches, historic squares and white houses. We enjoyed the cloisters ...