Welcome to fairy land: Sintra in Portugal


One place we definitively wanted to visit was Sintra. Ulrike and I even skipped one surf lesson to have a whole day to go there. I’ve been to Sintra before in 2011 but as we knew we had only seen Continue reading


Palácio Nacional da Pena in Sintra

When we went surfing in 2011 in Portugal we had a rental car and decided to go on a sightseeing trip to fairy tale Sintra. As there are several palaces to be visited we had to choose one and we chose the Palacio National da Pena, built by King Ferdinand II. It is said to be the greatest Continue reading