Torre das Águias

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Tower built about 1520 by Nuno Manuel, master of Vila das Águias and chief of the guard of king Manuel I.

Second an ancient document, it was intended to "rest himself and the king, when riding in heavy hunts."

(P) Torre edificada cerca de 1520 por D. Nuno Manuel senhor da Vila das Águias e guarda-mor do rei D. Manuel I.

Segundo um antigo registo, foi destinada a " repouso seu e d'El Rei, em caçadas de grossa montaria".

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Comments (60)

Panozzo 64 on January 23, 2013

Very interesting history of tower , well framed


Regards Claudio

Stathis Chionidis on January 24, 2013

Hermoso lugar, buena vista y colores.LIKE+saludos.Stathis

Garzer on January 24, 2013

Beautiful photo!Like! Greetings, Klaus

Doru Paiusan on January 25, 2013


ANGEL, EL ALFA III on January 25, 2013

Me gusta tambien. Like 45. Saludos desde Madrid, España

photosofghosts on January 26, 2013

Wonderful exposure, warm colours, LIKE !
Greetings from Italy

Melsen Felipe on January 27, 2013

Estupendo encuadre, luz y color, L.

Un afectuoso saludo desde Costa Rica, Melsen Felipe

senmax on January 27, 2013

Very nice photo. Like.

Filippo Bilotti on January 28, 2013


Esta fotografia merece el LIKE 48,una muy bella torre, estupendamente fotografiada, bella imagen, tedeseo mucha suerte en el concurso.....

Un gran saludo desde Caracas, Venezuela.

hschwe on January 28, 2013

very beautiful castle! LIKE! Greetings, Helmut

Rejane Cavalcanti on January 29, 2013

Lugar lindo, composição, cores e luzes perfeitas. Parabéns!

Dsd Elsurღ on January 30, 2013

interesting place

great shot



Martin Krepelin on January 30, 2013

Me gusto, saludos

els f on January 30, 2013

beautiful light.. like this place

c. bayernengel on January 30, 2013

✿ܓ sehr schönes Bild, like Liebe Grüße sendet dir, der bayernengel. ♥

Marco Balsinha on February 3, 2013

Bonita torre, Gostei, cumprimentos de Seixal, Portugal

ch' caf' on March 9, 2013

Attractive old tower and beautiful light! I like it! Cheers, Christian

Bassam Jayousi on March 14, 2013

Great view & composition, Wonderful capture! /Like/

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam

Pierre Durand on May 13, 2013

Très beau château !!!!!LK Amicalement --Pierre

Gasvi Turk on October 11, 2013

wonder pic :)

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  • Uploaded on January 18, 2013
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    by Filipunes
    • Taken on 2013/01/18 00:43:33