Portugal

Tourist Attraction

Jerónimos Monastery

The Jerónimos Monastery or Hieronymites Monastery is a former monastery of the Order of Saint Jerome near the Tagus river in the parish of Belém,…

  • Lisbon
Jerónimos Monastery

Ilha do Farol

Many a hot day has been spent languishing on Faro Island. This is the westernmost island of the Rio Formosa, and the only one accessible…

  • Faro
Ilha do Farol

São Jorge Castle

The most recognized of Lisbon’s major attractions, St. George’s Castle commands a glorious position near Alfama on the crown of a hill overlooking the Portuguese…

  • Lisbon
São Jorge Castle

Torre de Belém: A Historic Tower

Arguably the most emblematic of all Lisbon’s historical monuments, the Belém Tower squats in the shallows near the mouth of the River Tagus as a…

  • Lisbon
Torre de Belém: A Historic Tower

Museu Arqueologico

Also referred to as the Museu Municipal, this outstanding and award-winning cultural showpiece benefits from its integration within the former 16th-century convent ofNossa Senhora da…

  • Faro
Museu Arqueologico

Centro Ciência Viva do Algarve

Traveling with children? They’ll love the Algarve Live Science Center. This engaging activities center is geared towards promoting technological and scientific awareness in a fun-filled…

  • Faro
Centro Ciência Viva do Algarve

Igreja da Nossa Senhora do Carmo

Away from the Old Town, Faro’s city center is landmarked by the 18th-century Carmo Church. The striking and much-photographed twin-towered façade of this Baroque beauty…

  • Faro
Igreja da Nossa Senhora do Carmo