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    Treasury of the Sé Cathedral
    After the sacristy and upper cloister, we encounter the Museum of Sacred Art of the Sé cathedral in Viseu which occupies various rooms, including the elegant and ancient Chapter room. Decorated in an 18th century style, the room has a ceiling (...)

  2. Mosteiro de Santa Cruz - A fachada, o púlpito e os túmulos dos reis
    Mosteiro de Santa Cruz - The façade, the pulpit and the tombs of the kings
    Before entering, note the exuberance and lightness of the statues decorating the portico, the work of the great master builders Diogo de Castilho and Nicolau de Chanterenne, contrasting with the austere Romanesque spirit of the two solid-looking (...)

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    Pelourinho de Ourém

  4. Mosteiro de Santa Cruz - O Claustro do Silêncio e a Sacristia
    Mosteiro de Santa Cruz - The Cloisters of Silence and the Sacristy
    With a square ground plan, the arches of these cloisters present a beautiful decoration of laurel leaves carved out of stone. They were designed by Marcos Pires and built in the first quarter of the 16th century. On the walls, visitors should notice (...)

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    Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue 2010 magazine in Portugal
    The 2010 annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition is out; and it features, for the first time, Portugal as backdrop to some of the most beautiful women and alluring bathing suits in the world. The Swimsuit Issue is the highest selling edition of (...)

  6. Parque Natural da Arrábida - Pedra da Anixa
    Parque Natural da Arrábida - Pedra da Anixa
    This 40-metre-long island is 250 metres from the coast, near the beach of Portinho da Arrábida.Its enormous biological diversity is due to the rich composition of its rocky depths, surrounded by a relatively barren sandy sea-bed.Its complex (...)

  7. Pequenas localidades perto de Alcácer do Sal
    Small villages near Alcácer do Sal
    Santa Susana villageNot far from the Pego de Altar dam, the village of Santa Susana (Saint Susan) holds quite some novelty: buildings in modernist architecture from the 40s. They were built by the benefactor, Henrique Louro Fernandes, whose monogram (...)

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    The conquest of Lisbon
    Prior to entering the Church of the Martyrs, look over at the profile of the St George castle that stamps the horizon at the bottom of Rua Garrett, beyond the Chiado Shopping Centre. That is the very same perspective had by participants in the (...)

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    Ernesto Korrodi (1870-1944)
    Ernesto Korrodi, Swiss by birth, came to live in Leiria aged 24 when he took up a post as design teacher at the Leiria Industrial Design School. He was to marry Quitéria da Conceição Maia in an unusual ceremony given that Korrodi was a Protestant. (...)

  10. Menos Papel, Mais Ambiente
    Less Paper, More Environment
    For environmental and sustainability reasons, Turismo de Portugal, I.P., in its mission to promote national tourism focuses on the use of the Internet rather than printed materials. Thus, we hope to contribute to the preservation of our natural (...)


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