The Rooster of Barcelos tells the story of a pilgrim and a miracle proving the innocence of a man who had been sentenced to death.
Based on staged musical reviews, the comedy musical or "Comédia À Portuguesa," films looked at everyday life and common people. The humor was often sharp and bittersweet.
Mértola and its Castle
The Castle of Beja
Alexandre Herculano, (1810-1877) introduced the historic novel to Portugal His remains lie in a majestic tomb in the Jerónimos Monastery at Belém, near Lisbon.
Just 2 and a half hours away from Lisbon, the high-speed Alfa Pendular reaches Porto faster than driving.
The Castle of Guimarães
Soure and its Castle