Commemorating 500 years of portuguese exploration ,Cascais, Portugal

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Cascais (Portuguese pronunciation: [kɐʃˈkajʃ]) is a coastal town in Cascais Municipality in Portugal, 30 kilometres west of Lisbon, with about 35,000 residents. It is a cosmopolitan suburb of the Portuguese capital and one of the richest municipalities in Portugal. The former fishing village gained fame as a resort for Portugal's royal family in the late 19th century and early 20th century. Nowadays, it is a popular vacation spot for both Portuguese and foreign tourists. It is located in the Estoril Coast (named after Estoril, a civil parish), in the Greater Lisbon subregion.[1] It has an airport for general aviation serving the Lisbon Region in Tires (S. Domingos de Rana), Aeroporto Municipal de Cascais.

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Comments (153)

Lucien Kivit on July 14, 2012

Maurice, thank you for your beautiful comment and like, greetings Lucien

acusticalennon on August 12, 2012

Preciosa foto y escultura, Like+Fav, saludos cordiales

Lucien Kivit on August 14, 2012

Acusticalennon , thank you for your nice comment, YS and like, greetings Lucien

Valentine Verchenko on September 13, 2012

Wonderful sculpture!

FAVORITES + LIKE! Wish you good luck. Valentine

Lucien Kivit on September 14, 2012

Valentine , thank you for your nice comment, like and YS, greetings Lucien

Nenad Obradovic on November 19, 2012

beautiful picture! L+F

Lucien Kivit on November 20, 2012

Nenad Obr , thank you for your nice comment, like and YS, greetings Lucien

Reiner Vogeley on January 16, 2013

Very nice and liked.

With a best wishes, Reiner

Lucien Kivit on January 16, 2013

Reiner , thank you for your nice comment and like, greetings Lucien

Ana María Ossorio Ló… on January 26, 2013

Very interesting statue--like 74--AnaM It could be posible that the position was wrong- I look again ----

Lucien Kivit on January 27, 2013

AnaM , thank you for your nice comment and like, greetings Lucien

abuira on October 31, 2013

Very beautiful picture, very nice composition!!! LIKE 75 & FAV 14.

My best wishes, Armando

Lucien Kivit on November 3, 2013

Armando , thank you for your nice comment, like and YS, greetings Lucien

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Lucien Kivit
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  • Uploaded on April 26, 2012
  • Attribution-No Derivative Works
    by Lucien Kivit
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot A590 IS
    • Taken on 2011/09/22 16:17:13
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1000)
    • Focal Length: 5.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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