Tripadvisor published a list of “10 breathtaking towns in Europe you probably never heard of.” As a longtime advocate of the joy of discovery in travel, such lists are always intriguing, so it was especially captivating to discover that Sintra, Portugal is among the ten.
As the prominent science fiction writer Ray Bradbury once wrote, “Half the fun of travel is the aesthetic of lostness.” Though Sintra is less than an hour by train from Lisbon, it seems to be light years away. This hillside village may have more castles, gardens, museums and scenery than any town its size in the world.
Sintra, Portugal is one of those places that captivates traveler’s with feelings of optimism. Find out more using the following link.