Sintra – UNESCO World Heritage Site

Sintra is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. And rightly so. Read all about it here …

 

Source: Cultural Landscape of Sintra – UNESCO World Heritage Centre

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The Gold Sintra Collar

Pre-history Portugal is fascinating, and I bet you’ve never heard about this one! Found near Sintra in the 19th Century it is a remarkable Bronze Age neck ring. Check it out on Wikipedia, or in person at the British Museum (should be back in Portugal really!!)

Source: Sintra Collar – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia