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

My home.

"Ebora é o nome pelo qual era conhecida na época romana a actual cidade…

Storks in the nest, Comporta, Alentejo, Portugal

Storks in the nest, Comporta, Alentejo, Portugal Neighborhood is getting way too crowded!

Porto Covo, Samoqueira beach #Portugal

5 guests share their insights on Surf Camp Portugal

Door detail - Castelo de Vide - Marvão, Alentejo

Door detail - Castelo de Vide - Marvão, Alentejo - I just love the little garden in pots - so welcoming.

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.

Lavander fields in Alentejo #Portugal #PortugalFlowerPower

Sunset, Lavender Field, Provence, France photo via travel. May sound weird but I'd looooove to sleep in a lavender field.

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