Vila Sassetti mansion

Pedestrian path of Vila Sassetti

Opened almost 4 years ago, the pedestrian path of Vila Sassetti is the latest link between the center of the Sintra village and Castle of the Moors, next to the Pena Park. The opening of this route was the beginning … 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

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

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

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

Boston Globe Travel Show 2017

Boston Globe Travel Show

Sintra Houses by Lendas de Sintra, through the Tourism Division of the Sintra City Hall and in partnership with Parques de Sintra Monte da Lua, is once again present this year, at the Boston Globe Travel Show. February 9-12 2017 … 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