Castle Penela (Portuguese: Castelo de Penela)|is situated within a Penela town in Penela Municipality in Coimbra District, Portugal. The castle had been constructed on a hill dominating the region and was previously a stronghold safeguarding Coimbra in times of the Reconquista. Castle of Penela as well as the neighboring castle Montemor-o-Velho are both equally great examples of defensive structures of that period of time.
Monsaraz Castle and Arena. Monsaraz is one of four civil parishes that make up the municipality of Reguenges of Monsaraz, Alentejo region, Evora district, Portugal. | Photo by Jorge Orfao on 500px at: https://500px.com/photo/20203141/castle-and-arena-by-jorge-orf%C3%A3o