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Pena National Palace, Sintra, Portugal

This entry is part 8 of 24 in the series Portugal & Andalusia 2012

Pena National Palace, Sintra, Portugal

High on a hilltop, above Sintra, the multi-coloured turrets of Pena National Palace can be seen from as far as Lisbon on a clear day. Pena’s dramatic architecture has landed it on the UNESCO World Heritage sites list and made it one of the Seven Wonders of Portugal. For me though, it was the woodland garden of Pena, that stole the show.

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The Iconic Trams of Lisbon, Portugal

This entry is part 6 of 24 in the series Portugal & Andalusia 2012

The Iconic Trams of Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon, Portugal is heaven for photographers, with photo inspiration in every hand-painted tile and misty alleyway. From the dramatic architecture of the Belem to the bustling crowds in the Chiado, our entire group had their cameras clicking furiously.

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