Archive For February, 2012

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Lisbon Oceanarium

A stingray, graciously swimming in the gigantic pool at the Oceanário de Lisboa, Portugal.

Jerónimos Monastery

Mosteiro dos Jerónimos (Jerónimos Monastery, or Hieronymites Monastery) is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Santa Maria de Belém, Lisbon, Portugal.
Restaurant Guide to Granada: Top 10 Tapas

Restaurant Guide to Granada: Top 10 Tapas

Spain is well known for its tapas, but it lest not be forgot for its shed-load of bars. The sunny city of Granada, at home in Andalusia, has some of Spain’s finest options, where visitors can make merry eating and drinking all at the same time. With beer spots to meet the different budgets of different visitors, here is a…
Monument to the Discoveries

Monument to the Discoveries

The monument symbolizes a ship ready for a new trip on which embarked great names of Portuguese history and culture: Henry the Navigator, Vasco da Gama, Bartolomeu Dias, Luís de Camões and many others.  
Cabo da Roca

Cabo da Roca

Cabo da Roca is the westernmost point of continental Europe, located in Sintra, Portugal.
Horse Drawn Carriages

Horse Drawn Carriages

Horse drawn carriages waiting for tourists in front of a cafe in Interlaken, Switzerland on a sunny afternoon.
Il Galeone

Il Galeone

You can visit Il Galeone Neptune in the Italian port of Genoa. The ship appeared in Roman Polanski's Pirates - an Oscar nominated and two César Awards winner film (IMDb).