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Gorgeous tiling and architecture in Porto. Azulejos Wall in Porto, Portugal (by zittopoldo Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Travel Destinations, Algarve, Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Places

Azulejos - Porto

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Lisbon, Portugal by Sérgio Bernardino Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Travel Around The World, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Voyage Europe, Spain And Portugal, Portugal Travel

it's a long way down

April 2013 edit: In a surprising turn of events, this photo has become wildly popular, gathering over 20,000 views in less than 3 days, from unknown sources. I'd love to know where all the visitors are coming from so, please, drop me a comment below. Thanks! :-) ________________________________ Cable trams, or funiculars, are a common sight in Lisbon. A welcome help in traversing some of its most steep hills. This is Elevador da Bica, designed by Raoul Mesnier du Ponsard…

1000 places to go before i die: São Miguel Island, Azores, Portugal Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Azores Portugal, Portugal Travel, Voyage Hawaii, Voyage Europe, Photos Voyages

Painting Our Beautiful Land

● Getty Images Picture taken on Nordeste, São Miguel Island, Azores - Foto tirada na zona Nordeste na ilha de São Miguel, Açores. ● Black & Large ● Map/Location ● Youtube ● Most Interesting photos © Rui Almeida 2006 | All rights reserved. All photos they may not be used or reproduced without my permission. If you would like to use one of my images for commercial purposes or other reason, please contact me. Depending on the situation may have to assign the work as…

Magnifico jardim na Ilha da Madeira, Portugal. Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Funchal, Beautiful World, Beautiful Gardens, Wonderful Places

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Beautiful blue tiles (Azulejos) of Oporto, Portugal by J K Johnson Portuguese Culture, Portuguese Tiles, Visit Portugal, Spain And Portugal, Portugal Travel, Portugal Trip, Magic Places, Blue Tiles, White Tiles

Beautiful blue tiles (Azulejos) of Oporto, Portugal

From Wikipedia: Azulejo is a form of Portuguese painted, tin-glazed, ceramic tilework. It has become a typical aspect of Portuguese culture. In Portugal, azulejos are found on the interior and exterior of churches, palaces, ordinary houses and even train stations or subway stations. They constitute a major aspect of Portuguese architecture as they are applied on walls, floors and even ceilings. They were not only used as an ornamental art form, but also had a specific functional capacity…

São Vicente, Madeira island, Portugal I was standing here 2 weeks ago and took this same picture! Visit Portugal, Spain And Portugal, Portugal Travel, Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Around The Worlds, Travel Destinations, Funchal

San Vicente. Sao Vicente. Madeira.

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Monsanto, Portugal, a medieval village built around massive boulders. Places In Portugal, Visit Portugal, Spain And Portugal, Portugal Travel, Places To Travel, Places To See, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, Wonderful Places

Monsanto, Portugal

Some images from Monsanto, where I'll be hanging my hat as a Writer-in-Residence in September. Needless to say, I'm looking forward to it.

Botanical Garden, Funchal, Madeira Portugal www. Amazing Gardens, Beautiful Gardens, Beautiful Flowers, Beautiful Places, Garden Art, Garden Design, Landscape Design, Funchal Madeira, Gardens Of The World

Jardim Botânico / Botanical Garden

Around the whole world, Madeira is known not only for its natural beauty, but also for its gardens and parks, meticulously cared for as if on exhibition, with a wide variety of flowers, plants and trees for those who visit. Aromas drift through the air, giving the island a natural perfume. A visit to these gardens shows that nature can be found even in the heart of a cosmopolitan city. A unique combination of factors makes them incredibly fascinating, and a natural refuge for relaxing and…

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