Tag Archives: Mafra

Happy St Patrick’s Day

(Here’s the King’s balcony from the outside) We finally left Mafra and set off for Sintra and although we did arrive just outside Sintra we didn’t arrive in Sintra. It was very busy and very narrow and it wasn’t clear … Continue reading

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We’re in Clover

(The neighbours) We stayed in Mafra again last night but this time at the aire beside the Palace. We didn’t notice it on the way in but here it is and here we are. As we hadn’t had electricity for … Continue reading

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I like an apple…

(The National Palace of Mafra. That’s the Basilica in the middle with the bell towers) Contrary to expectations, there was sun this morning so there are lots of photos. We are in Mafra about 30km north of Lisbon. It’s situated … Continue reading

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