Marvão, Portugal

Travel Blogs from Marv„o

Marv„o Travel Blogs (2)
Invincible Marvão on the Fourth of July, Marvão, Portugal travel blog

Invincible Marvão on the Fourth of July

A travel blog entry by kdemps


... and figured in a number of major battles. We started up the hill too close to noon for comfort in the extremely hot weather Portugal was having during its heat wave. So, despite the great historical importance of many of the castle's features, I hit the ...

Marvelous Marvao, Marvão, Portugal travel blog

Marvelous Marvao

A travel blog entry by sharonscanlan


... villages that had a castle on top of a hill and were surrounded by the homes of the former peasant workers. Homes throughout Portugal are white-washed to protect against the sun and heat. They have red tile roofs and have painted ochre or blue borders ...