Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua”, Press Release from Jornal de Sintra

Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua” at Vila Alda.  “Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra presents the Photographic Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua” (Reflections of the Moon Hill) at Vila Alda – Sintra Tram House until December 27th. A show … Read More

Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua”, Press Release from e-cultura.sapo.pt

Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua” at Vila Alda.  “Sintra by the look of Ricardo Gonçalves. November 7 to 27 December Tram House General Alves Roçada Street, 2, 2710-421 Sintra Price: Free entry”

Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua”, Press Release from greenkey.abae.pt

Photographic exhibition: “Reflexos do Monte da Lua”.  “Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra, which has the Green Key 2018 Award and touristic promoter in the Sintra region, presents the Photographic Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua” (Reflections of the Moon … Read More

Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua”, Press Release from sintranoticias.pt

The photographic exhibition brings together works representative of Sintra’s landscape through the eyes of photographer Ricardo Gonçalves, at Vila Alda in Sintra.  “Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra presents the Photographic Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua” (Reflections of the … Read More

Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua”, Press Release from visitsintra.travel.pt

Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua” at Vila Alda.  “Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra presents the Photographic Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua” (Reflections of the Moon Hill) at Vila Alda – Sintra Tram House, with free admission. The … Read More

Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua”, Press Release from regiaonline.pt

The best photos of “Reflexos do Monte da Lua” can be seen in Sintra until the end of the year.  “Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra presents the Photographic Exhibition “Reflexos do Monte da Lua” (Reflections of the Moon Hill) … Read More

Wetlands of Sintra Mountains

The Sintra Mountains (Portuguese: Serra de Sintra) formed about 60 to 70 million years ago, through a geological phenomenon known as “magmatic intrusion“. This process involves the entrapment of a magma bubble within the earth’s crust that slowly solidifies, forming … Read More

National Palace of Sintra

The “Palácio Nacional de Sintra” (National Palace of Sintra), or “Palácio da Vila” (Palace of the Village), began to be built in the XV century, taking advantage of an old construction of the Muslim era, culminating in the mid-eighteenth century … Read More

Moorish Castle - Entrance (The Castle of the Moors)

Moorish Castle

The Moorish Castle is a fortification built in around the 10th century by the North African Moors, during their conquest of the Iberian Peninsula. They choose a strategic military location, high in the mountains between two rings of granite walls, … Read More

The courtyard of Capuchos Convent, in symbiosis with the environment

Convent of the Capuchos

In the middle of a dense forest and gigantic granite rocks of the Sintra Mountain Natural Park, lies the Capuchos Convent, an austere Franciscan monastery, with minimal impact on the natural environment and with an extremely simplistic design. The construction … Read More