Secluded cave near Lagoa Algarve Portugal [Portugal is has it all. great food and wine sights natural spots (like this one) friendly people. and you can get away with your high school Spanish if you need to.
Tiles of Lisbon. Quinta dos Azulejos was a private garden built in the century that now belongs to a school. There's a lot of trompe l'oeil here, with tiles resembling architectural elements such as columns, archways, and cornices.