The Park and National Palace of Pena, completed in 1854, is an iconic symbol of Sintra. The colourful palace sits atop a rocky outcrop in the Sintra Hills. The pinnacle of Romanticism in Portugal, it’s one of the most splendid castles in the world, home to mythological statues, decorative battlements and hidden pathways as well as a vast forested park spread out over 200 hectares.
Seattle may be a major port for exploring Alaska, Canada and beyond but there’s also plenty to see in Washington State during a cruise and stay holiday. Here are two day trips ideas.
Cruises from Seattle take globetrotters away to a wealth of breathtaking destinations but don’t forget to take in the iconic Washington city itself, ideally with a glass of wine or beer in hand.
Alaska cruises drum up wildlife by the bucketload, stonking scenery and excellent plaid shirt models, as Sailawaze’s Editor was more than happy to discover.
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