VillaMaria CasadaCapela Sintra Houses

Vacation Home Rentals by Sintra Houses

Villa Maria and Casa da Capela, are two magnificent holiday houses, located in the Protected Area of Sintra-Cascais Natural Park. Sintra is classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the category of “Cultural Landscape”. The house Villa Maria is … Read More

Eugaria - Sintra Nature , Portugal

Sintra-Cascais Natural Park

Sintra mountain is a small massif – the Roman promontory of the moon – set before the ocean which climbs up to 528 meters at Cruz Alta. Once the domain of bushland the mountain has changed its features after the … Read More

Pena Palace and his hill

Pena Palace

The Pena Palace stands at the top of one of the highest rocky peaks of the Sintra mountain, and on a clear day can be easily observed from a large part of the Lisbon metropolitan area. This palace is a … Read More

Quinta da Regaleira Palace

Quinta da Regaleira

Quinta da Regaleira is one of the main attractions of Sintra, born of the eccentric creativity of an entomologist named Carvalho Monteiro, with the help of the Italian architect Luigi Manini, this property includes an amalgam of architectural styles sprinkled … Read More

Lisboa, Augusta Street, Portugal

Portugal

Portugal is located on the western coast of the Iberian Peninsula, it’s a fascinating varied country and also, one of the most visited due to it’s idyllic climate, affordable travel costs and exceptional attractions. Portugal’s varied geography ranges from the … 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

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

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

Chalet of the Condessa of Edla

Chalet of the Condessa of Edla

Chalet of the Condessa of Edla, it´s a 19th century mansion built by King Ferdinand II and his second wife Elise Hensler (Countess of Edla) between 1864 and 1869. The building is extremely picturesque, keeping the alpine chalet model that … Read More