Castles & Cobblestones

We are back from our first ever trip to Europe and greatly enjoyed our time in Portugal visiting Lisbon, Sintra, Evora & Carrapateira.  We enjoyed exploring the architecture & history.   It was fascinating to think about how the buildings, winding staircase alleyways and narrow cobblestone streets were constructed back before modern construction equipment; and just…

A floral view of Portugal

Wildflowers, castle gardens, seaside flowers . . . here are some shots of flowers in the various places we traveled on our trip through Portugal.  Maybe you know what some of them are called?   Which of these flowers did you like best?