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Visit Portugal - Pitões das Júnias, Montalegre

6 days ago 1 minute read portugal $0.11 tipped

Situated in a municipality of Montalegre, Pitões das Júnias is set in a more magical rural setting of the Peneda-Gerês National Park and is a village full of identity that prides itself on its ancestry, traditions and history. Much of the responsibil...

Visit Portugal - Belmonte

2 days ago 2 minute read portugal $0.10 tipped

In the tranquility of Beira Baixa, Belmonte is a Portuguese village belonging to the Castelo Branco district. It is a land of good food, immense landscapes and above all a lot of history: did you know that Pedro Álvares Cabral was born here, responsi...

Portuguese monuments - Belém Tower

22 hours ago 2 minute read portugal $0.09 tipped

Belém Tower is one of the seven wonders of Portugal and has also been considered by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. It's undoubtedly one of the monuments that best identifies Lisbon, the Portuguese capital. Today we can visit the Belém Tower in one...

Visit Portugal - Vila Nova de Cerveira

4 days ago 2 minute read portugal $0.08 tipped

Vila Nova de Cerveira is a beautiful Vila Minhota, county seat, right in the northern region, overlooking the Minho River that separates it from the Spanish village of Góian. Border village, it developed around its walls, which protected it from Span...

Visit Portugal - Talasnal, Lousã

5 days ago 1 minute read portugal $0.08 tipped

Talasnal has long been the Serra da Lousã Schist Village that has given more visibility and charisma to the whole. For its size and layout, but also for the many details of the recoveries of their homes. And also by the way the village of Talasnal se...

Midtown Manhattan NYC Photos

13 hours ago 1 minute read kimbriggsdotcom $0.07 tipped

These are photos from a broad area around New York City generally known as Midtown Manhattan.  This area included Times Square, Rockefeller Center, and around the train stations Grand Central Terminal and Penn Station.  My favorite escape in midtown...

Visit Portugal - Wine Routes

1 day ago 3 minute read portugal $0.05 tipped

Indeed, it is known that at least at the time of the Roman Empire wine was already widely cultivated in Portugal. Its production passed many phases over time, but it is worth mentioning the date of 1756, when the Marquis of Pombal created the General...

Exploring Ol Pajeta Conservancy, Kenya (Part 2)

7 Oct 2019 1 minute read joshman $0.20 tipped

ELEPHANTS!!!! You may not know this about me, but elephants are my absolute favorite animal. Don't believe me? I even have an elephant tattoo to prove it! In any case, they are among my favorite animals to view in the wild, even though it's fairly ea...

Visit Portugal - Cerdeira

1 week ago 1 minute read portugal $0.04 tipped

There were times when the road that led to Cerdeira, besides being steep, was on dirt. Today it is tarred and has open rails for deer to pass. The village, in the middle of the green, is a treat for the eyes, with its homogeneously restored schist ho...

Visit Portugal - Portimão

1 week ago 2 minute read portugal $0.06 tipped

Located in the Arade estuary, Portimão is known for its excellent beaches of immense sands with warm and calm waters, which make it a very seductive holiday destination. Portimão has a long fishing tradition. This is where most of the buildings we...