Lisbon Doll Hospital Bonecas Lisboa

Doll Hospital – Hospital de Bonecas in Lisbon

From time-to-time, everyone needs some tender loving care…and this holds true for our little doll friends. So, when a little mending is necessary, children, their parents and their grandparents, know exactly wh...
Museu Coa Rock Drawing

Côa Museum (Museu de Côa) in Vila Nova de Foz Côa

Rock art is the oldest graphic memory of mankind. The Côa Valley, in central Portugal, is considered one of the most important rock art sites in the world, and is the most important site with Paleolithic rock art outdoors. The Côa Museum is the center-point for this great collection of rock art in the area.
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Castelo de São Jorge – St. George’s Castle in Lisbon

Visiting Lisbon? It’s hard to miss Castelo de São Jorge (St. George’s Castle) high on a hill overlooking the city. Built in the mid-11th century, when the Moors ruled Portugal, this fort was built on what was considered to be the most difficult spot to access in the area. It’s purpose was to house ...
Oceanario Lisboa Aqaurium

Lisbon Oceanarium – Up-Close & Personal with Sea Life

The Lisbon Oceanarium (Oceanário de Lisboa) immortalizes Portugal’s close connection with the sea. The large attraction was built in 1998 for the last World Exposition of the 20th century. Teh theme being, The Oceans: A Heritage for the Future. Assuming the evolutionary trend of the...
Museu do Queijo - Covilha

Cheese Museum (Museu do Queijo) in Covilhã

Cheese lovers of all ages will love the Cheese Museum (Museu do Queijo) in Covilhã, central Portugal. Central Portugal is well-known for the locally-produced cheeses, particularly from Serra da Estrela towns of Algodres, Gouveia, Seia, Manteigas, Penalva do Castelo, Mangualde...
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Wool Museum (Museu de Lanifícios) in Covilhã

  For centuries, Covilhã was an important city in the region for the production and manufacturing of wool for clothes, coats and blankets. Shepherds from the nearby mountain of Serra da Estrela brought wo...
Casa Medieval Welcome Center Coimbra Portugal

Casa Medieval Welcome Center & Walking Tours – Coimbra

Welcome to Coimbra!....the third largest city in Portugal, a former capital of the country (from 1131 to 1255), home to one of the oldest universities in Europe (established 1537) and filled with a very rich culture from architecture to fado. Don’t miss seeing a single monument...