06 December 2016

Saint Nicolas


In celebration of Saint Nicolas day, here's a look at the Saint Nicolas church in Lisbon. 


It's beautiful from the outside and from the inside. Photos taken in August 2016.

05 December 2016

Batman?


Not sure if this should be classified as a mural or graffiti. It's certainly colorful! Photo taken in August 2016.

02 December 2016

Blue skies over Belem


The Tower of Belem is an impressive sight and it looks so beautiful against the blue skies of Lisbon. Photo taken in August 2016.

01 December 2016

Looking out


Looking out from the Tower of Belem, you get some beautiful vistas including a look at the impressive Vasco da Gama bridge. Photo taken in August 2016.

30 November 2016

Tower of Belem


It was nearly impossible to get an approach shot of the Tower of Belem without other tourists. Ah well, this couple makes a rather nice addition to the beautiful flowering trees. Photo taken in August 2016.

29 November 2016

Corner stop


There's just something I find so appealing about these corner buildings in Lisbon. Photo taken in August 2016.

28 November 2016

Funny faces


I found some cool dudes in Lisbon! Photo taken in August 2016.

25 November 2016

Blue skies


A blue sky always looks great, but especially when contrasted against the lovely tower of the Jerónimos Monastery. Photo taken in August 2016.

24 November 2016

A couple of buros in Belem


I found this sculpture in Belem, just outside Lisbon proper. Such a cute pair! Photo taken in August 2016.

PS: Happy Thanks giving to my American readers!

23 November 2016

Looking through


Arches also make great natural frames! Photo taken in August 2016.

22 November 2016

Arches in monochrome


I have a thing for arches. There were so many beautiful examples of them in Lisbon, especially here at the Jerónimos Monastery. Photo taken in August 2016.

21 November 2016

Angels among us


You never know when you might need a guardian angel. Luckily there's plenty of choice in Lisbon! Photo taken in August 2016.

18 November 2016

Details in black and white



A look at some of the beautiful details in the Jerónimos Monastery


I think they look especially good in black and white.


I can never resist a fierce lion! Photos taken in August 2016.

17 November 2016

The cloister


The cloisters at Jerónimos Monastery are just gorgeous and filled with so many beautiful details! It's a UNESCO World Heritage site and a must-see during any visit to Lisbon. Photo taken in August 2016.

16 November 2016

Santa Maria


Before entering the Monastery itself, you have the opportunity to visit the church of Santa Maria. 


The altar was really beautiful with lots of wonderful paintings and other details. Photos taken in August 2016.
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