16 Places that will make you fall in love with Portugal 1


Imagine secluded beaches, wild sceneries, rainbow castles, medieval cathedrals and captivating cities, all together in one country. You would say this is a fairytale country, right? Well, this fairytale country exists on the Iberic Peninsula and is called Portugal. As this became one of my favorite places in Europe, I will try to show you in 16 pictures what makes it so special, so be prepared to fall in love with Portugal and put it on your travel list.

Begin the journey in the south, on its picture-perfect beaches.

Praia da Marinha in Algarve, Portugal

Praia da Marinha in Algarve, Portugal

Take a boat trip to the world famous Benagil Cave

Benagil Cave in Algarve, Portugal

Benagil Cave in Algarve, Portugal

Finish your Algarve tour with a sunset on the wild coast of the Atlantic Ocean

Sunset at Cabo de Sao Vicente in Algarve, Portugal

Sunset at Cabo de Sao Vicente in Algarve, Portugal

Visit Lisbon’s historic spots

Torre de Belem in Lisbon, Portugal

Torre de Belem in Lisbon, Portugal

Admire the city of the seven hills from atop

Lisbon, capital city of Portugal

Lisbon, capital city of Portugal

Feel like a princess/prince in the Palace of Pena

Palace of Pena at Sintra, Portugal

Palace of Pena at Sintra, Portugal

Follow the steps of the Moors at the Moorish Castle

Mourish Castle at Sintra, Portugal

Mourish Castle at Sintra, Portugal

Get lost in the tunnels of Quinta da Regaleira

Qinta da Regaleira - Initiation Well at Sintra, Portugal

Qinta da Regaleira – Initiation Well at Sintra, Portugal

Visit the exotic Montserrat Palace

Monserrate Palace at Sintra, Portugal

Monserrate Palace at Sintra, Portugal

Experience the ocean’s impressive power display at Boca do Inferno

Boca do Inferno in Cascais, Portugal

Boca do Inferno in Cascais, Portugal

Discover the secluded Praia da Ursa

Praia da Ursa in Portugal

Praia da Ursa in Portugal

Let yourself be marveled by yet another wild scenery at the westernmost point of continental Europe

Nearby Europe's westernmost point at Cabo da Roca, Portugal

Nearby Europe’s westernmost point at Cabo da Roca, Portugal

Stroll the picturesque streets of Coimbra

Coimbra city in Portugal

Coimbra city in Portugal

Slow down and enjoy Porto

Ponte Luis I in Porto, Portugal

Ponte Luis I in Porto, Portugal

Discover Guimarães, the city where Portugal was born

Padrao do Salado and church Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Oliveira in Guimarães, Portugal

Padrao do Salado and church Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Oliveira in Guimarães, Portugal

Climb the Sacred Way up to Bom Jesus do Monte Sanctuary

Bom Jesus do Monte church nearby Braga, Portugal

Bom Jesus do Monte church nearby Braga, Portugal

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