Lisbon in the Rain

Lisbon, Portugal January 2, 201719 mm: ISO 1000: f/14: 1/30 sec. When we made it back from Sintra, we decided we wanted to walk from Rossio Square down to Praca de Comercio.  When the rain started coming down again and the...

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Pena Palace #3

Sintra, Portugal January 2, 201718 mm: ISO 800: f/8.0: 1/60 sec. We were braving the rain to head down to the bus when I decided to run through archway to see what the back of the palace looked like.  Boy, am I glad I did...

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Pena Palace 2

18 mm: ISO 800: f/8.0: 1/60 sec. The coolest thing about Pena Palace is not just the great combination of colors, but the blending of different architectural styles.  Given the history of the Palace, it is no wonder it is a...

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Pena Palace

Sintra, Portugal January 2, 201718 mm: ISO 320: f/7.1: 1/60 sec. The second stop on the loop from Sintra is the awesome Pena Palace.  I really wish it wasn’t raining while we were there because I would have loved to...

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Castle of the Moors

Sintra, Portugal January 2, 201718 mm: ISO 800: f/11/ 1/60 The Castle of the Moors is the first stop on the loop from Sintra.  This is the oldest (I think) ruins and has been mostly left in its original state.  It is what you...

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