Special events in Coimbra

Special events in Coimbra

Coimbra is a beautiful city whenever you decide to visit it. You will see that interesting activities are organized here all year long, from spring to winter. But, regarding that you are not a local, you cannot see all of them. Therefore, I am going to help you with that by presenting you special events in Coimbra. After that you will be able to choose the period of the year that suits you best for visiting this wonderful city. Holy Queen Isabel commemorations The Holy Queen Isabel de Arag... [ read more ]

Visiting the museums of Coimbra

Visiting the museums of Coimbra

Coimbra is a very beautiful city, where one cannot be bored. But besides that, there are a lot of cultural attractions that one can see here. In my opinion, visiting the museums of Coimbra is one of the most interesting activities in this town. That because there are many museums, for everyone’s taste, from different fields, like religion, science, physics, zoo, music or technology. In order to convince you of all that, I’ll make a brief description of Coimbra’s museums: The Science M... [ read more ]

Discover Batalha

Discover Batalha

The town of Batalhais situated in the Central Coastal Region of Portugal, more specific in Leiria District, at a distance of 122 kilometers from Lisbon. It counts 7.500 inhabitants and it is considered to be one of the most interesting historical places in Portugal. Actually, the town was founded by King D. Joao I after a huge event, the victory in the Battle of Aljubarrota, in August 1385, which ended the crisis in the country. If you manage to discover Batalha I assure you that you will not be... [ read more ]