Marvão castle, Alentejo, Portugal

pOrtugal via Castle in England. The Inverted Tower - Sintra, Portugal Marvão castle, Portugal Castle

Évora Cathedral Cloisters (Romanesque, Gothic, Manueline, Baroque) 12th century - Portugal

Évora Cathedral Cloisters (Romanesque, Gothic, Manueline, Baroque) century - Portugal There's just something about Portugal that enthrals me.

Monsaraz, Alentejo, Portugal

My mom was born in Alentejo and I have been going there to spend holidays ever since I was a baby. Alentejo is the area of Portugal north to Algarve. I’m sure many of you have heard of or been in Algarve, but maybe not …

Elvas, Portalegre , Portugal

Pillory and medieval archway in traditional cobbled streets of Elvas, Alentejo, Portugal

Muralhas da Vila de Marvao - Alentejo Portugal

Castle of Marvao - Marvao itself is one of the few towns in Europe still retained within its medieval walls.Walking the ramparts it is easy to imaging that you are still watching for invaders from Spain.

Ducal Palace - Vila Viçosa - Alentejo | Flickr

The Ducal Palace was the former residence of the Dukes of Bragança. The Italian Renaissance style main façade is completely covered with local marble.