Santos Populares Festivities

Throughout the country, during the so famous portuguese festivities “Santos Populares”, three saints are celebrated depending on the city where we are at: in Lisbon Saint Anthony is celebrated on the night from 12 to 13 of June. In Porto, from June 23 to 24, Saint John is honored and, in other cities, Saint Peter is tributed days later.  Continue reading

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Monument of the Discoveries

LEARN ABOUT THE 32 PORTUGUESE HEROES OF THE DISCOVERIES AT THE MONUMENT OF THE DISCOVERIES Go to the top Viewpoint and enjoy a unique panoramic view of Lisbon The beautiful Monument of the Discoveries is shaped like a caravel from the …

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The birth of Prince Henry, The Navigator – Today, 623 years ago!

THE INVENTOR OF THE DISCOVERIES AND ONE OF THE MOST RELEVANT PEOPLE IN WORLD HISTORY! 4.03.2017 - THIS DAY IN HISTORY 623 years ago today, a portuguese prince was born – Prince Henry, The Navigator! A prince that although he ...

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