Sintra is roughly a 30 minute train ride from Lisbon. It has mountains, forests and castles. It has a high level of pretty. The pretty was not captured by my camera as my camera had met with an unfortunate falling off the table recharging accident. I hate those.

Pena Palace,Sintra one of the many palaces in Europe. It's fantastical and shows how pretty cement can be.

The walk to Quinta da Regaleira

Roughly translated "Vegans are more sexy"

One of the turrets at Quinta da Regaleira. Fun for the young at heart.

From inside a grotto at Quinta da Regaleira. We explored lots of dark underground passages and climbed out through a 25m deep well