Why is Sintra so famous?!

Have you ever wondered why so many people recommend Sintra as part of your trip to Portugal? About the author here If you talk to anyone who has visited Portugal, chances are that someone has been to Sintra. Plain and simple. But why is that? Why is Sintra almost as famous as Lisbon or even…

Everything (almost) about Fátima

A short guide on Fátima and its significance About the author here   While the population in Portugal of self-declared Catholics has been slowly declining the last decades, the country still remains largely Catholic or Catholic affiliated. In fact, Portugal has a rich history of “friendship” with the Catholic Church, contrary to what happens in…