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Sintra National Palace. Was it worth it?

Sintra National Palace in Portugal

Sintra National Palace is one of the palaces that draw our attention when we arrive in Sintra. It’s located in the old town so it is easy to get there

Don’t confuse this palace, with Pena Palace or with Queluz National Palace (in Sintra there are plenty of palaces). Sintra National Palace distinguishes itself by two conical structures protruding from the ceiling.

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Visit Quinta da Regaleira. Tips and what not to miss

Visit Quinta da Regaleira palace in Sintra

I finally could visit Quinta da Regaleira palace which I had pending in Sintra. And believe me, it was totally worth it. On my most recent trip to Sintra, this was the first palace we visited so that we don’t run out of time and have to put it on the waiting list again. I tell you about my experience as well as some tips in case you are planning to visit Quinta da Regaleira.

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Recommendations to visit Sintra from Lisbon

Recommendations to visit Sintra

On my last trip to Portugal, I returned to Sintra because, honestly, it doesn’t stop to amaze me. I noticed some slight differences from my previous trip. That’s why I want to give you some recommendations to visit Sintra, especially on a day trip from Lisbon.

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A day trip to Obidos from Lisbon on Christmas season.

a day trip to Obidos from Lisbon

Óbidos is a picturesque medieval village that you should include in your itinerary through Portugal. This is a guide of what to see one day on Christmas season and how to do the day trip to Obidos from Lisbon on your own.

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São Jorge Castle in Lisbon, is it worth the visit?

visiting Sao Jorge castle in Lisbon

The São Jorge Castle (or Saint George castle) crowns the landscape of Lisbon. You can see it almost from any point in the city but, is it worth the visit?

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Visiting the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum in Lisbon

Visiting the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum in Lisbon

You may already know that I am a fan of museums, and every time I travel I like to visit at least one of them. And if I find an art museum is much better. In Lisbon, we paid a visit to the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, a place worth seeing.

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What to see and do in Lisbon in a week.

What to see and do in Lisbon

Lisbon is a capital with undeniable charm. It contrasts its peculiar retro style with that modern and vibrant daily life. We spent 7 days here and turned out to be little. I’ll share with you my experience and suggestions of what to see and do in Lisbon.

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A day trip to Sintra from Lisbon. What to see in one day

A Day trip to Sintra from lisbon. Palace of Pena. la carte vintage

Although I spent very little time in Lisbon (I definitely must pay it another visit) I had the chance to do a day trip to Sintra. And what a wonderful town! It’s a dream place, like a fairy tale. Continue reading if you want to visit it with me.

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