Vinha Da Quinta
Travel Blogs from Sintra
... in front of the Oriente train station, Bee and I were kinda shocked. Looking back, now I understand why he kissed the ground both times - he was thanking God for the blessing and loving life and the opportunity to experience so much beauty.
I wish I would have done the same.
But for now, I leave you with all my memories and the photos of the most magical country I've visited till this day, Portugal.
Beijos de Portugal.
... disgruntled employee who we felt did not like who we were. When watching how he treated others, he totally threw us off. If we ordered something we were told, "well that will take too long, 30-40 minutes", we did not care....when Tony asked, " you were recommended for a baby goat dish?".... He said, " it is there, it is the lamb...".... Wrong answer. They are two different dishes in any country and on any menu we have seen. We had though a delicious meal. Tony loved the ...
... quickly manage to turn on some lights and wander through the many halls opening every shutter, every door, letting the outside in and allowing us as outsiders, take hold. This Lions House is ours for a month.
We start to embrace our surroundings. The house is full of character, a beauty that unfolded with every beam of light that entered. We unpack and light a fire. We are out of our travelling clothes, curl up and enjoy ...
... My guide says it is Moorish style. No way, it seamed to had been built for kids to play with. The visit is a delight. We enter cosy rooms with rich decorated walls and Manuelin windows. The furniture preserved is the one used by the royal family before leaving the country in 1910. While I wander through the rooms and the halls of the palace, the mysterious energies reached me and started to transform my mood into something I never lived. I actually felt the skin of my face ...
... as we were out by 9.30 that wouldn't be a problem. Again we had a lovely meal, David had prawn stroganoff (yes unusual) and I had something else - cant remember (may have been pork). We left and headed to a trendy bar, but left when the smokers arrived, and then went to a gay bar and left when the drug deals started going down. A fun night was had by ...
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