Cabo da Roca, Lisboa, Portugal

Lisboa, Portugal, Cabo da Roca - The westernmost point of continental Europe; Poet Camoes described it as the place "Where the land ends and the sea begins" (in The Lusiads)

Cabo da roca, Lisboa - PORTUGAL. A cape which forms the westernmost extent of continental Europe (and by definition the Eurasian land mass). Cabo da Roca was known to the Romans as 'Promontorium Magnum' and during the Age of Sail as the Rock of Lisbon. The 16th century Portuguese poet Luís de Camões described it as "where the land ends and the sea begins".

A cape which forms the westernmost extent of continental Europe (and by definition the Eurasian land mass). Cabo da Roca was known to the Romans as 'Promontorium Magnum' and during the Age of Sail as the Rock of Lisbon.

Boca do Inferno next Lisbon. Don't forget to drive to the coastline when visiting #lisbon in #portugal!

Boca do Inferno next Lisbon. Don't forget to drive to the coastline when visiting

Cabo da Roca, Portugal

Cabo da Roca, Portugal

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