3 Likes

Noudar Castle
About 8 miles from Barrancos, the ruins of the old village of Noudar still display the ancient castle. Its tall keep, square-shaped and crowned by defensive battlements, is visible from far away. At the second floor, reached by stone stairs, there is a water reservoir. The fortress, close to the keep, displays another ancestral process of storing water: the 15th-century cistern, with arches supporting the vault. In front of the Castelo de Noudar there is a strategic observation point. The hillock of São Gião (or São Ginês), where once thieves and prisioners were punished and hanged, is now an excellent viewpoint to admire the rough and isolated scenery.
Copyright: Rui ferreira, moura-portugal
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Hochgeladen: 18/10/2011
Aktualisiert: 13/10/2014
Angesehen:

...


Tags: barrancos; castle; castelos; portugal; alentejo
comments powered by Disqus

Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Watermill of Pipa (Barrancos, Portugal)
Isabel Marques
Amareleja Central Solar Photovoltaic 3
Isabel Marques
Amareleja Central Solar Photovoltaic 1
Isabel Marques
Amareleja Central Solar Photovoltaic 2
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Santo Aleixo da Restauração Garden (Portugal)
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
LARGO DA IGREJA (SANTO ALEIXO DA RESTAURAÇÃO)
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
SAFARA (Baixo Alentejo)
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
ESTADIO MOURA ATLETICO (vista da tribuna)
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
MOURA ATLETICO CLUBE (vista do relvado)
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Dark Sky Alqueva
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Old oil mill
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Porta Nova Garden (Jardim da Porta Nova)
Sahneh
The Greek Ship, Kish Island, Persian Gulf, Iran
Vasily Kumaev & Andrew Mishin
Nedelnoe. Church. Interior. 2. (2010)
yunzen liu
地质奇观 云南中甸白水台
Roger Berry
Dashashwamedha Ghat Varanasi
Rami Saarikorpi
Jussi Pennanen snowmobile Specialist
Roger Berry
Man Mandir Ghat, Varanasi Ganges River
Ian McCarney
Hastings Beach 003
Michael Pop
Lake in the Cacica salt mine
Mark de Graaf
Delft Scheepsmakerij "under the the blue smoke"
Roger Berry
Rajendar Prasad Ghat Varanasi
Pavel Bogdanov
Snow Christmas Trees
Roger Berry
Prayag Ghat Varanasi
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Camping Turiscampo Bungalow Park
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Westminster Bridge Road, London, UK
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Porta Nova Garden (Jardim da Porta Nova)
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
LARGO DA IGREJA (SANTO ALEIXO DA RESTAURAÇÃO)
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Real Grupo de Forcados Amadores de Moura
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Mal encarados Garden (Jardim dos mal encarados) Moura, Portugal
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
SAFARA (Baixo Alentejo)
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Fortress of Sagres
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Jerwood Library, Cambridge, U.K.
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Alqueva, Portugal - Starlight 21-03-2012
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Hippie Chic Boutique
Rui Ferreira, Moura-Portugal
Fortress Of Sagres 2
More About

Extremadura (Estremaura in Extremadura and the fala). It is a Spanish autonomous community located in the southwest of the Iberian Peninsula. It is composed of the two largest provinces in Spain: Cáceres yBadajoz. Extremadura bounded on the north by the provinces of Salamanca, Ávila (Castilla y León), south conHuelva, Sevilla and Cordoba (Andalusia), on the east, with Toledo and Ciudad Real (Castilla-La Mancha) and west conPortugal. Its capital is Mérida (Augusta Emerita old), the city recognized by the Statute of Autonomy as the seat of the Government of Extremadura.