Portugal (Sintra)

for a return fare of €4 (15-20 minutes travel time). Adults €8, under 18 and over 65 €6.50.  Quinta da Regaleira ( Regaleira Palace and Gardens ), ☎ +351 21 910 66 50 ( regaleira@mail.telepac.pt ), [8] . Summer 10AM - 8PM, Winter 10AM - 5:30PM. The origins of this place date back to 1697 but it was only in 1892 that Carvalho Monteiro, an eccentric capitalist that had made a huge fortune in Brazil, bought the property and hired the Italian architect Luigi Manini to conceive a place that gathered, on the one hand, a sum of artistic currents (Gothic, Manueline and Renaissance) and, on the other hand, the glorification of national

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