The Schist Villages in Portugal
Discover this Portuguese heritage. The Schist Villages are a treasure .Discover it through history, religion, architecture, gastronomy, ecology and culture! Discover the village of Álvaro, Check out the art engraved in stone, thousands of years ago.
Benfeita village is a land surrounded by green. Here, every May 7th, the bell of the Peace Tower celebrates the end of the World War II anniversary with 1620 strokes, one for each day of Portuguese neutrality.Benfeita is close to the Fraga da Pena and the Mata da Margaraça, two of the most important forests in Portugal.
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In the Central Region of Portugal, there are around 575 hotel properties. 232 are in Aldeias de Xisto! We’re expecting 8000 visitors in Fátima on the 13th of May 2017 plus of course the Pope Francisco. You’re still have time to book accommodation in Lisbon. In the surrounding areas and region from Fatima’s Sanctuary we run off long time ago. Take time to visit Portugal. It’s a treasure and it’s not hidden. And if by chance you need info, please leave a comment.