Sagres, 08, Portugal

  • Located in the extreme southwest of continental Europe, Sagres is historically connected to the early Portuguese Age of Discovery. Created in 1519, through the division of the municipality of Vila do Bispo, the name Sagres, follows from Sagrado (holy) owing to the important local religious practices and rituals that occurred during the pre-history of the nation. From here some of the Mediterranean peoples (including the Phoenicians, Greeks, Carthaginians and Romans), venerated their divinities and which some believed, owing to the absence of a human settlement, was the gathering place for their gods.

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Thank you for always being the adventurous travel agent, we appreciate it! Thank you for always being the adventurous travel agent, we appreciate it! Car rental was good, no issues, hotel was excellent!  The staff and the quality of the hotel was excellent and we would love to go back to this place when the temperature is slightly warmer.  It was wetter than normal but we packed up every by Monica Purdon - Azores, Portugal - Reply