Façade of the Covilhã Church in Lisbon, Portugal ~ Photo: Anabela Maximiano ~ Ceramic tiles depicting various saints, (azulejos), adorn many Portugese walls & buildings. On hot days the sunlight bounces off the tiles, keeping the interiors cool. The art of decorative tiling was introduced in Portugal by the Moors over 5 centuries ago / Enter Portugal

Façade of the Covilhã Church in Lisbon, Portugal ~ Ceramic tiles depicting various saints, (azulejos), adorn many Portugese walls & buildings. The art of decorative tiling was introduced in Portugal by the Moors over 5 centuries ago

Café Majestic, Porto, Portugal

Porto: Coffee Stop! Café Majestic, Porto (là, ce n'est plus un "bistrot" !

Lisboa (Portugal). Café A Brasileira do Chiado. By josemazcona.

A Brasileira,Lisbon.The most notable and famous café in the capital of Portugal is without question, A Brasileira.The Art Deco spot is a popular point of interest in the Chiado district of Lisbon.

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Porto (occasionally also known as Oporto in English) is the second-largest city in Portugal, after Lisbon, and one of the major urban areas in Southern Europe and the capital of the second major gr.

Cork Trees: Soft-Skinned Monarchs of the Mediterranean - via Smithsonian Magazine 28.06.2012 | ...The average specimen of Quercus suber produces about 100 pounds of cork in a stripping, while the very largest tree—named the Whistler Tree, 45 feet tall and a resident of Portugal’s Alentejo region—produced a ton of bark at its last harvest in 2009. It was enough for about 100,000 corks—enough to plug up the entire annual sweet wine production of Chateau d’Yquem... #Portugal

Cork Trees: Soft-Skinned Monarchs of the Mediterranean

A harvester hauls away strips of bark from a Portuguese cork tree. The tree will stand for nine years before it is stripped again—if people are still harvesting cork by then. Photo by Sebastian Rich and World Wildlife Fund.

Handmade jewelry, bobbin lace, Peniche, Portugal (Joias feitas à mão com rendas de bilros de Peniche)

Handmade jewelry, bobbin lace, Peniche, Portugal (Joias feitas à mão com rendas…

Rafaelo Bordalo Pinheiro tableware  - Portugal

MARdecor brings to the Netherlands a selection of products from some of the best Portuguese companies and International Designers.

Seriously, I'm gonna have to have these green, relief rabbit plates (Bordallo Pinheiro she found at HG) - where to store them?!

Seriously, I'm gonna have to have these green, relief rabbit portuguese plates (Bordallo Pinheiro )

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