Pico do Areeiro
One of the highest places of Madeira Island
The Golden Island
Cabo da Roca
Where the land comes to an end and the ocean begins
Castelo de Vide
A town full of Portuguese History.
Since imemorable time known by the abundance of water in the middle of, otherwise dry, lands of Alto Alentejo, it was sought by numerous peoples. The main influence is probably of the Jewish peoplw that, for more than once in History, gathered here looking for wealth or looking for shelter.
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Portuguese Wild Orchids
Shots taken with a white paper sheet as background and then computer edited to isolate the flower over white.