Category Archives: Lisbon

Lisbon and Cascais, Portugal

Lisbon is one of our favorite cities.  You can see photos from our previous visits here.     Praca do Comercio is a huge public square along the River Targus.   This is King Jose I on his horse. This visit, … Continue reading

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Sintra – Near Lisbon

Another day trip from Lisbon is the town of Sintra.  I believe the whole town is a UNESCO World Heritage site. According to Wikipedia, Sintra National Palace is the best preserved medieval Royal Palace in Portugal.  The earliest surviving part … Continue reading

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