Author Archives: Simon Belt

Sintra – marvellous and magical

On hearing that we were to visit Carcavelos near Lisbon, our neighbours who visit the delightful town of Tavira in the south of Portugal gave us a cut-out from the Sunday Time travel section on the wonders of Sintra, just … Continue reading

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Lisbon – walking around

When we then walked around the city to see our chosen highlights – especially the view from the Miradouro de Graca (the Graca Viewing point, which is situated on one of the highest hills in Lisbon and is one of the best … Continue reading

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Lisbon – sightseeing tours

Arriving in Lisbon via the airport, my wife and I caught the airport shuttle service to Cais do Sodre, and even taking this direct route through the city centre took us past some great views of Lisbon. We knew we definitely had … Continue reading

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