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July 2018

If you have never been to Mértola, then you are missing one of the most beautiful villages in all of Portugal. The place is unique - an open museum - and well worth the drive. Set in the Alentejo overlooking the Spanish border Mértola is home to 2,800 people living on a fortified hill overlooking the Guadiana River. This strategic spot made it an important port for thousands of year, and all it pervious inhabitants left something behind for us to explore today. Read more →