Tag: alentejo

  • Quinta do Barranco da Estrada, Paradise in Portugal, Alentejo, Portugal

    Quinta do Barranco da Estrada, Paradise in Portugal, Alentejo, Portugal

    Quinta do Barranco da Estrada, or Paradise in Portugal, as it is affectionately referred to, is a small quinta off the beaten track. Its remoteness makes it seems like it exists in its own, special world and for the most part, it does. The quinta itself is almost dwarfed by […]

     
  • Monte do Zambujeiro, Zambujeiro, Alentejo, Portugal

    Monte do Zambujeiro, Zambujeiro, Alentejo, Portugal

    Set against an imposing backdrop – that is, 170 hectares of land, to be exact – is the Monte do Zambujeiro estate, framed by an amber sun. Owner Monica McGill hails from a family of landowners. What was once her grandmother’s house has been lovingly turned into what is one […]