The world’s largest #corktree, Alentejo - #PORTUGAL. 230+ years old, producing corks since 1820. It was 5 years old when the first English settlers arrived in Australia, and 6 years old when the French Revolution began in 1789. 1789 bottles of wine sealed with cork in that same year were fairly recently discovered in a French cellar, and both the wines and corks in good condition. Every nine years producing 1T of bark, enough cork for 100,000 wine bottles, weights 102T.

The World's Oldest, Largest Cork Tree - The Whistler Tree

The world’s Largest Cork Tree. The world’s largest cork tree, Alentejo - PORTUGAL. years old, producing corks since It was 5 years old when the first English settlers arrived in Australia, and 6 years old when the French Revolution began in

Evora Portugal ~ This small town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with Roman Temple and Gothic style Catehdrals. Definitely makes it on my must see day trip from Lisbon...

Evora Portugal ~ This small town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with Roman Temple and Gothic style Catehdrals. Definitely makes it on my must see day trip from Lisbon. portugal travel tips

Alentejo. Portugal

The Land of Jews: Castelo de Vide - Jewish quarter, where small white houses sprout vivid pots of geraniums. Its cobbled streets and alleys are lined with fine Gothic doorways.

Messejana, Alentejo

Typical church on the top of the ill Messejana, Alentejo, Portugal

The Castle of Beja , in Alentejo , stands in the city, county and district of Beja in Portugal .

beja castle, Portugal Lets Go Castles Amazing discounts - up to off Compare prices on of Hotel-Flight Bookings sites at once

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Come to explore the Alentejo and see how beautiful are the countryside colors in Spring time!

Ourique - Alentejo, Portugal  Photo: Maria Negreiros

Sizzling Summer at Ourique - Alentejo, Photo: Maria Negreiros

Mertola, Alentejo, Portugal Travel to Alentejo Enjoy Portugal www.enjoyportugal.eu

Mertola, Alentejo, Portugal Travel to Alentejo Enjoy Portugal…

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