Queijada de Sintra XL

Queijada de Sintra | XL

Instead of leaving the house to buy a package of the famous Queijadas of Sintra, why not make it a family team event and, in a fast and funny way, bake the famous pastry Queijada de Sintra in XL format? … Read More

Adega Viúva Gomes, Colares Wines and Vineyards

Colares Wines and Vineyards

Why are Colares vineyards so different? Everything is different, the weather and the coastline – strong maritime winds, having the vineyards, as sole protection, palisades made of natural wood. Also unique is the fact that the vineyards are planted into … Read More

The Valley of the Lakes - Pena Park, Portugal

Stay at Sintra

Stay at Sintra and experience different environments – nature, monuments, outstanding sea with unique beaches, wine demarcated production, gastronomy and patisserie, and enjoy a unique lodging, being close to Lisbon, Portugal. This article is intended to provide all travelers a … Read More

Bouldering & Climbing

Sintra Bouldering & Climbing

Sintra is a continous surprise, even for the locals, as it never stops to amaze us with the fabulous spots for bouldering and climbing. A nature place to explore, a must do!     Thinking about Sintra bouldering & climbing … Read More

Seniordagar – Stockholm Fair 2017

Sintra is present at the Senior Days Stockholm fair during the 5th and 6th of April, at the Victoria Messe located at Älvsjö. This event aims to provide information for the Swedish people, group aged up 55, about well-being at … Read More

ALPHA-JET - Museu do Ar | Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra

Air Museum | Sintra

How interesting is to watch Sintra’s landscape changing as soon as we get closer to Granja do Marquês, next to Pêro Pinheiro. The mountain vanishes and gives space to the prairie, the perfect spot for installing Air Force Base Campus … Read More

Casa do Ciprestre from the portuguese architect Raul Lino

Raul Lino Architect House | Sintra

Raul Lino (1879 – 1974) was a Portuguese architect, was born in Lisbon, Portugal. Son of a wholesaler for building materials, Lino studied at Windsor – England – in 1890, for three years, and then moved to Germany where he worked with Albrecht … Read More

Flea Market - Ginger biscuits "Monte do Chapim"

Flea Markets – tradition & trendy

Come to Sintra and enjoy a different day at a traditional flea market, tasting home made delicious cookies, or enjoying the flavour of grilled sausages, ham and cheese over a crunchy bread baked in a wood oven. S. Pedro de … Read More

Lighthouse Cabo da Roca Sunset Sintra

Cabo da Roca

Cabo da Roca is a wild and windy headland, rising 140 metres above sea level. It is well known for being the westernmost point of mainland Europe. The main access to the area is along the sinuous road that comes … Read More

Monserrate Palace Sintra - South View

Monserrate Palace

The Monserrate Palace is one of the most beautiful architectural and landscape creations of Portugal Romanticism. Sir Francis Cook, an English millionaire of the textile trade, 1st Viscount of Monserrate and owner of one of the greatest private art collections … Read More