best design hotels Best Design Hotels: Discover Pergola House img 0773 1 750x410
Best Design Hotels: Discover Pergola House

Best Design Hotels: Pergola House is a guest house located right in the centre of Cascais that provides a unique journey through time and provides guests an enchanting experience with the scented and colourful garden. The construction dates of the late 19th century and features an architectural style with Mediterranean characteristics, a ground terrace, a pergola, to provide a perfect restful […]

portuguese traditions Portuguese Traditions: The Amazing Craftsmanship Of Hand-Painted Tiles zOuY40Z hgZEfdVI1h53mg Joana Vasconcelos Trafaria Praia fotografia Luis Vasconcelos Cortesia Unidade Infinita 2013 02 1 750x410
Portuguese Traditions: The Amazing Craftsmanship Of Hand-Painted Tiles

Portuguese Traditions: The Amazing Craftsmanship Of Hand-Painted Tiles ♦ Hand-painted tiles, also known as Azulejos, are a traditional and ancient art form popular in Portugal. It involves a specific way of hand-painting tin-glazed ceramic tilework, usually with blue or yellow paint. These marvellous artworks can be found both indoors and outdoors, especially in churches, palaces, schools, restaurants, bars, hospitals, subway […]