Portugal. Sintra, Janelas (Windows, Sintra, Portugal)

Windows of Sintra, Portugal. There are beautiful tiles in the oddest places - from the fanciest hotels and homes, to regular little family run diners.

Portuguese blue tiles or azulejos - the real thing. The Portuguese word for blue is 'azul' and the Arabic term for polished to a shiny, smooth finish is 'zulej'. Hence, 'Azulejo'.

Church - Portuguese blue tiles or azulejos - the real thing. The Portuguese word for blue is 'azul' and the Arabic term for polished to a shiny, smooth finish is 'zulej'. Hence, 'Azulejo'.

The "Casa da Música” was conceived to mark 2001, the year in which Porto was European Capital of Culture and has become an architectural reference in the city. #Porto #Portugal

The house of music "Casa da Música” was conceived to mark the year in which Porto was European Capital of Culture and has become an architectural reference in the city.

The battle of Ourique painted on tile, Portugal Azulejos de Portugal, Portuguese Tiles, azulejos

The battle of Ourique painted on tile, Portugal Azulejos de Portugal, Portuguese Tiles, azulejos

Portugal. Conímbriga. Mosaico  da maior localidade Romana, 15 km a sudoeste de Coimbra.  via Pinhal Tour

Mosaic from the largest Roman site in Portugal, Conímbriga, 15 km southwest of Coimbra.

Portugal. Aveiro. Painel de azulejos na estação da CP Aveiro.

Portugal. Aveiro. Painel de azulejos na estação da CP Aveiro.

Portugal. Tomar. Capela de São Lourenço - À saída de Tomar, para sul, é capela manuelina do Séc. XVI mandada construir por Aires do Quental para comemorar o ...

Portugal. Tomar. Capela de São Lourenço - À saída de Tomar, para sul, é capela manuelina do Séc. XVI mandada construir por Aires do Quental para comemorar o ...

Portugal. Vouzela, Igreja da Misericórdia. Azulejo séc. XVIII. foto lp

Portugal. Vouzela, Igreja da Misericórdia. Azulejo séc. XVIII. foto lp

Portugal. Lisboa. Túnel do Pátio do Tronco.

Túnel do Pátio do Tronco in Lisbon, Portugal. Looks like a maze that you can just get lost in forever.

foto de Chambre de Commerce et d'Industrie Franco-Portugaise

foto de Chambre de Commerce et d'Industrie Franco-Portugaise

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