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Inside Background
One stop is the “Monserrate Palace” which was built in the mid-1850s and has...
Last edited: September 10, 2006
Sintra is a town situated on a high bluff off the Atlantic ocean that is...
Last edited: September 10, 2006
Sintra is a fairly safe travel destination and travelers will find that they do...
Last edited: August 01, 2006
Celts have roamed this terrain, having left momentos of cromlechs and menhirs...
Last edited: September 10, 2006
There are several different authors who mention Sintra in their work and...
Last edited: August 01, 2006
Visitors frequently enjoy reading up about an area before they make it their...
Last edited: August 01, 2006
Sintra has a microclimate, which means that its location on hills jutting out...
Last edited: September 10, 2006
Inside Transportation
By plane:  Most travelers who fly to Portugal land at the international airport...
Last edited: June 17, 2009
On foot:  Sintra is small enough that many area attractions can be accessed on...
Last edited: August 25, 2014
Many travel companies offer exclusive packages to Sintra, including stops in...
Last edited: September 10, 2006
Inside Things to Do
Why not visit the beaches of Sintra in Portugal - only a short trip down the...
Last edited: July 31, 2014
The busiest time for tourism in Sintra is during the summer.  The majority of...
Last edited: August 01, 2006
First time visitors must see the Palacio Nacional de Sintra, which stands noble...
Last edited: September 10, 2006
There are two basic types of museums which travelers frequently explore when...
Last edited: August 01, 2006
Sintra is a location which is better enjoyed during the day than at night.  The...
Last edited: February 20, 2009
The stores which travelers spending time in Sintra will want to make sure to...
Last edited: August 10, 2006
The most popular sport in Sintra is golf.  Most frequently, travelers play at...
Last edited: August 01, 2006
Mourisca Fountain The Mourisca Fountain is located at Volta do Duche, on the...
Last edited: September 29, 2012
In the center of the old part of Sintra is a surprising and charming museum, O...
Last edited: March 26, 2009
Parques de Sintra website: http://www.parque... Visit Lisboa website...
Last edited: February 07, 2014
Explore Sintra using local transportation. Is fast enough and you do not lose...
Last edited: August 25, 2014
Palacio Nacional da Pena The Palacio Nacional da Pena is located at Estrada da...
Last edited: September 29, 2012
Royal Palace The Royal Palace is located at Largo Rainha Dona Amélia. It is the...
Last edited: September 29, 2012
Few places in the world can envoke a sense of magic and mystery as does...
Last edited: September 13, 2011
Inside Dining Scene
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Inside Portugal: For Foreign Visitors
The currency for Portugal is the Euro. In the ALGARVE  region  you can...
Last edited: May 05, 2014
Border crossings When travelling between Portugal and another Schengen country...
Last edited: April 27, 2012
In case of an emergency, simply dial 112 on any phone for aid. Operators speak...
Last edited: January 04, 2012
A few basic Portuguese phrases include: Hello...
Last edited: July 23, 2013
This is some Useful Te... Information   oo ( zero zero ) is the International...
Last edited: January 04, 2012
Tipping Tipping in Portugal is just as important as in other parts of the...
Last edited: April 16, 2014
Changing Currencies in Alvor There is a small  kiosk right opposite the...
Last edited: March 18, 2013
Watch Your Baggage When traveling in Portugal/Spain/Italy by train.  Keep your...
Last edited: July 07, 2014
Please visit the  http://www.visitp...   to look through a wealth of...
Last edited: December 19, 2014