A few evening photos around Porto…
A group of us spent a lazy afternoon at Costa Nova beach near Aveiro, a beautiful area with traditional striped houses in bold colors, a sparkling ocean and soft rolling sand dunes.
We picked friends up at the Lisbon train station, a well kept building with a beautifully ornate facade. Then we walked around town, exploring the views and buildings. The cobblestone streets and tile buildings are characteristic architectural elements throughout Portugal…. Continue Reading →
Sintra, a quaint town about a half hour northwest of Lisbon, emanates storybook romance. Surprisingly, this diminutive township boasts two royal palaces and Moorish castle ruins. Shops and restaurants bear an authentic warmth, with nicely tended flowers flanking open doorways… Continue Reading →